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Title: Whale stamp with carved ivory handle.

Accession Number: 1939.1901
Category: SCRIMSHAW & ALLIED ARTS - WHALE STAMPS
Type: whale stamp
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Materials: ivory; wood
Description: Whale stamp with heavy ivory handle and leaf carving. Rectangular brown wooden whale stamp, topped with carved ivory handle with leaf and grape design.

Mystic Seaport Image ID m113948    Information regarding reproductions