C.H. Wood Finely Engraved Nautilus Shell Examples in museum collections: National Maritime Museum, London, South Street Seaport Museum, New York, SS Great Britain Museum, Bristol, UK "The Great Britain Iron Steam Ship Was Launched at Bristol on the 19th July 1843 and Christened by His Royal Highness Prince Albert" "Engraved with a penknife by C.H. Wood" 6 in. x 6 1/2 in. Rafael Osona Auctions
August 1, 1819: Birthday of Herman Melville. Scrimshaw (whale's tooth), ivory and ink, 1910-1940, with engraved scene depicting whalers harpooning a sperm whale. Gift of Mrs. Fanny Shapiro. NYHS Object Number 1943.94.