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Title: Sailor's valentine

Accession Number: 1996.87.2
Category: SCRIMSHAW & ALLIED ARTS - SAILORS VALENTINES
Type: sailor's valentine
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Materials: wood; shell; glass
Description: Sailor's valentine; shellwork in shadowbox with bird's eye maple frame; 9 varieties of shells, 2 seahorses, 3 crab shells, sea urchin, and 2 types of seaweed arranged in heart shape.

Mystic Seaport Image ID m072508    Information regarding reproductions