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Whaling Industry and Products collection

Please note that not all items listed are displayed and that the
listing is not comprehensive but intended for guidance only

balleen whalebone shed
Whale showing baleenMoorsom's Whalebone Shed

false teeth walking stick knob scrimshaw
False teeth made of walrus ivory Knob from top of walking stick Scrimshaw

Collection includes:

Carved bone and ivory: Walking stick carved from a narwhal tusk, engraved "R Sanderson, 1846" Knob from a gentleman's walking stick engraved "F.D.1705"

Scrimshaw: carving on bone or ivory by sailors

 

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