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Scrimshaw depicting womens profile

Date: 1860s
Dimensions:
Overall: 405 x 70 x 35 mm, 0.08 kg
Medium: Dolphin jaw, ink
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Object Name: Scrimshaw dolphin jaw
Object No: 00032472

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    Description
    This matching pair of jaws is elaborately engraved with images of several figures.

    With age the jaws have dried out and lost teeth.

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