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Title: Scrimshaw tooth, figure of a woman

Accession Number: 1947.1358
Category: SCRIMSHAW & ALLIED ARTS - TEETH
Type: tooth
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Materials: ivory
Description: Whale tooth, decorated in red and blue ink; on one side a woman standing, wearing hat and blue dress, handkerchief in right hand. On other side, urn of flowers. Pin prick.

Mystic Seaport Image ID m126659    Information regarding reproductions