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Title: Whalebone meat tenderizer

Accession Number: 1981.64.4
Category: SCRIMSHAW & ALLIED ARTS
Type: meat tenderizer
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Description: Whalebone meat tenderizer; one face deeply incised with cross-hatching, other face flat. Head and handle are turned, scribed and detailed with red and black wax. Secured with wood wedge and iron nail.

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