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Title: Scrimshaw tattoo tool with 8 needles.

Accession Number: 1939.2064
Category: SCRIMSHAW & ALLIED ARTS - TOOLS
Type: tattoo needle
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Materials: ivory; metal; textile
Description: Scrimshaw tattoo needle. Holding several needles; end ornamented with small die. 8 individual needles at end.

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