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Title: Scrimshaw tooth depicting sailor

Accession Number: 2001.128.12
Category: SCRIMSHAW & ALLIED ARTS - TEETH
Type: tooth
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Place: USA, HI, Maui, Lahina
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Description: Scrimshaw whale tooth depicting sailor holding a glass, standing near a cask inscribed "CHAS W/ MORGA...", in front of building called "PIONEER INN BAR" Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii; palm trees in background; unsigned; reverse sawn flat. 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.

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