Scrimshaw staybusk

 

Scrimshaw staybusk
Scrimshaw staybusk Scrimshaw staybusk


Item Notes: THIS ITEM IS NOW SOLD

Circa 19th Century Scrimshaw corset stay busk. 14" in length. These items were most likely incised by a sailor at sea for his loved one back home. Due to the length of time spent at sea, many hours were spent decorating these items to be replaced into a girlfriends corset once back on dry land.



Price: £ 575

Item Code: 0049

© Bond's Nautical Antiques 2009