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Title: Scrimshaw tooth made by actor Raymond McKee

Accession Number: 2001.128.10
Category: SCRIMSHAW & ALLIED ARTS - TEETH
Type: tooth
Maker: McKee, Raymond
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Description: Scrimshaw whale tooth made by Raymond McKee; depicts starboard view of whaleboat in the chase; whale flukes at right; harpooner ready with iron; groove cut to frame scene; anchor with initials "RM" lower left. Collection of the actor Raymond McKee who starred in the 1922 silent film "Down to the Sea in Ships", which also featured the whaling vessel CHARLES W. MORGAN.

Mystic Seaport Image ID m326540-1    Information regarding reproductions

Mystic Seaport Image ID m326540    Information regarding reproductions