Kelly's harpoon

Kelly's harpoon

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Object Name
Harpoon
patentee
Kelley, Zeno
maker
Kelley, Zeno
Physical Description
metal, malleable cast iron (head toggle material)
metal, wrought iron (shank material)
rubber (button material)
iron (strap material)
rope (rope-beckets material)
Measurements
overall: 27 in; x 68.58 cm
ID Number
AG.056210
catalog number
056210
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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