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Title: Panbone decorated with whaling scene

Accession Number: 1939.1962
Category: SCRIMSHAW & ALLIED ARTS
Type: panbone
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Materials: whalebone
Description: Scrimshaw jaw panbone, showing whaleship and whaling scene. Roughly rectangular, wider at left. Etched scene of whaleship cutting in; 4 whaleboats; one whale under pursuit, and one being stripped of blubber.

Mystic Seaport Image ID m114013-01    Information regarding reproductions

Mystic Seaport Image ID m114013    Information regarding reproductions