Kelly's gun iron

Kelly's gun iron

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Object Name
Harpoon
patentee
Kelley, Zeno
Physical Description
metal, malleable cast-iron (head material)
metal, wrought iron (shank material)
rope (beckets material)
Measurements
overall: 26 5/8 in; x 67.6275 cm
ID Number
AG.056223
catalog number
056223
accession number
012296
patent number
71763
Credit Line
Thomas Knowles & Co. through J. T. Brown
subject
Whaling
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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