A scrimshaw powder horn engraved with a tallship and kangaroo after George Stubbs' 'The Kongouro of New Holland'. Stubbs was an English painter best known for his paintings of horses. His painting of 'The Kongouro from New Holland' was
A powder horn with scrimshaw decoration of tall ship, harp, village scene etc., early 19th century. 35 cm. Note: This lot has been identified at the time of cataloguing as containing organic material which may be subject to restrictions regarding export
A pan bone busk with scrimshaw scenes, 19th century. 35 cm. Note: This lot has been identified at the time of cataloguing as containing organic material which may be subject to restrictions regarding export
A piece of walrus tusk scrimshaw, finely engraved and inked depicting a small herd of walruses, signed and dated 'Louis 1902' below; upon a customised timber display stand. Length 16 cm (without stand)
An ornately carved scrimshaw nautilus shell, with an Australian coat of arms, 19th century, also engraved with the English and American coats of arms and an ornate masonic emblema, and the words 'engraved on board ship, South Boston', 12.5 cm high, 14 cm w
A carved and incised buffalo horn scrimshaw by Louis M. F. Gauvin, dated February 15th 1870, further incised 'Louis McGauvin Maker, Tambo Barco, P.W. Mulalley, Tambo Inn Barcoo River' with a tall ship and an Advance Australia coat of arms, 36 cm long. Note
A powder horn with scrimshaw decoration, a barque in full sail, above the inscription 'Louis M.E. Govin, Maker, AD1868, Cadargah, Queensland', and with Masonic insignia beneath a scroll inscribed 'Friendship and Truth' (Some damage). Note: See Christies, L
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