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Scrimshaw - Whale Tooth

Scrimshaw - Whale Tooth

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Currently not on view
Object Name
Tooth, Whale
scrimshaw tooth, whale
Physical Description
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 4 5/8 in x 2 5/16 in x 1 9/16 in; 11.7475 cm x 5.87375 cm x 3.96875 cm
ID Number
DL.381607
catalog number
381607
accession number
160701
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Furman Lloyd Mulford
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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