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Carved Whalebone Fan

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Description: Baleen whalebone, thin strips which filter food from the water. Baleen whales are the southern and northern right, blue whale, humpback, and other types of non toothed whales.

Format: realia
Object: whalebone
Material: whalebone

Carved Whalebone Fan

Subjects: whalebonescrimshaw

Institution: George Town and District Historical Society Inc.

Object number: GTH_PS0004

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