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Title: Scrimshaw tooth, tropical scene

Accession Number: 1939.1743
Category: SCRIMSHAW & ALLIED ARTS - TEETH
Type: tooth
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Description: Whale tooth, cracked full length on etched side, one side unetched. Scene, thatched roof house with addition, house at left, person seated in foreground, palm trees and tropical growth. Inked in black and green.

Mystic Seaport Image ID m113757    Information regarding reproductions