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    July 6 Auction ~ Featuring Nantucket Art ~ Consign Now More Info
  • Featuring the Thomas A. Gray AND the Wooden Duck Antique Store Scrimshaw Collections
    August 3 2019 ~Americana, Fine Art, Marine Auction ~ Featuring Scrimshaw Collections Consign Now
  • Sconset Corner
    American Furnishings from THE CORNERS ~ Siasconset to be Featured August 3 2019
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    ~ Seeking Fine Art by Anne Ramsdell Congdon ~ Consign Info
  • Seeking Nantucket Art ~ 2017 Season
    ~ Seeking Nantucket Art for 2019 Season~ Consign Now
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    Seeking Fine 19th Century Scrimshaw for 2019 More Info
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  • 19th C. American Carved Pine Eagle Attributed to William Rush
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    Seeking Robert Stark Jr. Fine Art ~ Sold for $36,000
  • Richard Hayley Lever "Nantucket Harbor" oil on Artist Board
    Richard Hayley Lever “Nantucket Harbor”~Sold for $31,200 August 4, 2018 More Info
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    Anne Ramsdell Congdon “Yerxa’s Boat Shop”~Sold for $72,000 August 4, 2018 More Info
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    Ralph Eugene Cahoon, Jr. “Port O’ Dreams”~Sold for $36,000 August 4, 2018 More Info
  • Ralph Cahoon Oil on Masonite Sold for $96,000
    Ralph Cahoon Oil Sold for $96,000 Consign Now
  • Anne Congdon Oil Sold for $78,000
    Anne Congdon Oil Sold for $78,000 Consign Now
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    Edward Burdett Scrimshaw “Pacific of Nantucket,” Sold for $252,000 More Info
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    Seeking Estate Jewelry ~ Ceylon Pink Sapphire Sells for $240,000.00 More Info
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    Save the Date: August 4, 2018 Annual Americana, Fine Art, Marine Auction Consign Now
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    Live Telephone Bidding — The Action is at the Auction More Info
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    WANTED Nantucket Art ~ Robert Stark Sells for $26,450 More Info
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    Wanted: Nantucket Lightship Baskets Consign Now

Nantucket Auctioneers and Appraisers

Rafael Osona Auctions deliver high quality Antiques and Art to discriminating buyers, in a selling arena built on decades of solid relationships, expertise and personalized service.

In August, our annual Americana, Fine Art & Marine Auction showcases top examples of Folk Art, the Maritime and 19th century Scrimshaw.

A premier dealer in Nantucket Baskets, the Nantucket Art Colony, Nantucket Silver, Rafael Osona Auctions holds multiple records for prices realized at auction, ensuring each consignor’s material moves directly into the right hands.


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Recent Highlights

Silver and Scrimshaw Coconut Goblet, circa 1792-93Levi Edmonds Trident Horn Grease Cup, 19th centuryWhale Ivory Serving Shovel of Plated Sheffield Silver and Carved Horn SpoonGroup of Domestic Whalebone Implements, 19th centuryWhaleman Crafted Whalebone and Whale Ivory Hygiene ToolsAmerican School Oil on Tin “American and British Whaling Ships in the Arctic”, 2nd Half of the 19th c.Whaleman Carved and Scrimshaw Sperm Whale Tooth, circa 1860Two Sailor’s Accessories – Whale Ivory Pipe and Baleen Straight EdgeDiminutive Mahogany and Scrimshaw Spice Cabinet, Nantucket, MA circa 1850Whaleman Crafted Whalebone Paper Dispenser, 19th centuryPair of Whalebone and Whale Ivory Knitting Needles, circa 1840-60Whale Ivory Letter Opener, circa 1850 and Whalebone Sugar Tongs, circa 1870