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Title: Scrimshaw tooth, Fanny Campbell the Female Pirate

Accession Number: 1939.1804
Category: SCRIMSHAW & ALLIED ARTS - TEETH
Type: tooth
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Description: Tinted ivory tooth decorated with the standing figure of a girl (and also a whale?) sword in right hand, flag in left with skull and crossbones, table behind, 2 knives in belt, red on skirt. Fanny Campbell, the female pirate. See Flayderman, pp. 76-79.

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