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Title: Scrimshaw tooth depicting schooner ARIES

Accession Number: 2001.128.16
Category: SCRIMSHAW & ALLIED ARTS - TEETH
Type: tooth
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Date: July 1965
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Description: Scrimshaw whale tooth depicting starboard view of schooner, gaff-rigged with 3 headsails; American ensign; below is ribbon inscribed "ARIES"; dated 7/64; 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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