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Scrimshaw Sperm Whale’s Tooth, Mid-19th Century

Physical Description:
tooth (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 2 1/2 in; 17.78 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
tooth, whale
scrimshaw tooth, whale
Credit Line:
Aaron & Lillie Strauss Foundation
ID Number:
TR.58.28
Accession number:
218148
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-1add-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1386104
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Scrimshaw Jagging Wheel or Pie Crimper, 19th Century

Measurements:
overall: 2 3/4 in x 5 3/4 in x 2 in; 6.985 cm x 14.605 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
scrimshaw, pie-crimper
ID Number:
TR.59.423
Accession number:
219034
Catalog number:
59.423
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-1ade-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1386118
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Scrimshaw Sperm Whale’s Tooth, Mid-19th Century

Physical Description:
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
tooth, ivory (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/4 in x 2 in; 13.335 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
tooth, whale
scrimshaw tooth, whale
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fielding Pope Meigs
ID Number:
TR.67.723
Accession number:
248268
Catalog number:
67.723
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-1adf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1386134
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Scrimshaw Walrus Tusk, 19th Century

Physical Description:
wood (base material)
walrus tusk (overall material)
Measurements:
overall, without base: 16 in; 40.64 cm
overall, with base: 16 1/4 in; 41.275 cm
Object Name:
walrus tusk
scrimshaw tusk, walrus
Date made:
19th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. Frederic A. Delano.
ID Number:
TR.374503
Catalog number:
374503
Accession number:
136263
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0811-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_308086
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Scrimshaw Sperm Whale Tooth, 1835

Physical Description:
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
tooth (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/2 in; 21.59 cm
Object Name:
tooth, whale, scrimshaw
Other Terms:
tooth, whale, scrimshaw; Maritime
Date made:
1835
ID Number:
TR.239328
Catalog number:
239328
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-9d98-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_843950
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Scrimshaw Sperm Whale’s Tooth, Mid-19th Century

Physical Description:
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
tooth, ivory (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 cm x 4.3 cm; 4 5/16 in x 1 11/16 in
Object Name:
tooth, whale
scrimshaw tooth, whale
Credit Line:
Eleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne American Folk Art Collection
ID Number:
DL.65.1137
Catalog number:
65.1137
Accession number:
256396
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0552-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_309374
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Scrimshaw Sperm Whale’s Tooth

Physical Description:
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 in; 17.78 cm x 6.35 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
tooth, whale
scrimshaw tooth, whale
Credit Line:
Eleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne American Folk Art Collection
ID Number:
DL.65.1135
Catalog number:
65.1135
Accession number:
256396
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-069c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_309395
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Scrimshaw Sperm Whale Tooth, 20th Century

Physical Description:
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
tooth (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18.7 cm x 7.1 cm; 7 3/8 in x 2 13/16 in
Object Name:
tooth, whale
scrimshaw tooth, whale
Date made:
20th century
Credit Line:
Eleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne American Folk Art Collection
ID Number:
DL.65.1131
Catalog number:
65.1131
Accession number:
256396
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-069d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_309396
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Scrimshaw Sperm Whale’s Tooth, Mid-19th Century

Physical Description:
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
tooth (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18.6 cm x 8.5 cm; 7 5/16 in x 3 3/8 in
Object Name:
tooth, whale
scrimshaw tooth, whale
Credit Line:
Eleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne American Folk Art Collection
ID Number:
DL.65.1129
Catalog number:
65.1129
Accession number:
256396
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0ae8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_309409
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Scrimshaw Sperm Whale’s Tooth

Physical Description:
scrimshaw (tooth production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/2 in x 4 1/4 in x 3 1/4 in; 19.05 cm x 10.795 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
tooth, whale
scrimshaw tooth, whale
Place made:
United States: New England
Date made:
1875-1899
Subject:
Sailing Ships  Search this
Credit Line:
Eleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne American Folk Art Collection
ID Number:
DL.65.1132
Catalog number:
65.1132
Accession number:
256396
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0af0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_309417
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Scrimshaw Sperm Whale Tooth, mid 19th Century

Physical Description:
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/4 in x 4 1/16 in x 3 1/4 in; 13.335 cm x 10.31875 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
tooth, whale
scrimshaw tooth, whale
Date made:
mid 19th century
Credit Line:
Eleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne American Folk Art Collection
ID Number:
DL.65.1136
Catalog number:
65.1136
Accession number:
256396
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0af3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_309420
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Scrimshaw Sperm Whale Tooth, mid 19th Century

Physical Description:
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
wood (base material)
tooth (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12.7 cm; 5 in
Object Name:
tooth, whale
scrimshaw tooth, whale
Date made:
mid 19th century
Credit Line:
Eleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne American Folk Art Collection
ID Number:
DL.65.1128
Catalog number:
65.1128
Accession number:
256396
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-04f8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_310559
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Scrimshaw Sperm Whale’s Tooth, Mid-19th Century

Physical Description:
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
tooth (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17.2 cm; 6 3/4 in
Object Name:
tooth, whale
scrimshaw tooth, whale
Credit Line:
Eleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne American Folk Art Collection
ID Number:
DL.65.1130
Catalog number:
65.1130
Accession number:
256396
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-04fa-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_310561
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Sperm Whale Tooth Napkin Ring, 20th Century

Physical Description:
tooth, whale (overall material)
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 2 in x 1 5/8 in; 5.08 cm x 4.1275 cm
Object Name:
napkin ring?
scrimshaw, napkin ring
Date made:
20th century
Credit Line:
Dr. Lucinda de L. Templin
ID Number:
DL.60.1726
Catalog number:
60.1726
Accession number:
200122
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0554-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_309376
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Scrimshaw Whale Busk, 19th Century

Physical Description:
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 1 7/16 in; 30.48 cm x 3.65125 cm
Object Name:
tooth, whale
scrimshaw busk bone
Date made:
19th century
ID Number:
DL.59.2146
Catalog number:
59.2146
Accession number:
224966
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0aeb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_309412
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Scrimshaw Whale Busk, 19th Century

Physical Description:
bone, whale (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 3/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 33.9725 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
stay
scrimshaw - busk bone
Date made:
19th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. & Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
ID Number:
DL.388602
Catalog number:
388602
Accession number:
182022
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0812-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_308089
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Scrimshaw Whale Busk, 19th Century

Physical Description:
tooth (overall material)
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
bone, whale (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 in x 1 7/8 in; 33.02 cm x 4.7625 cm
Object Name:
busk
scrimshaw busk bone
Date made:
19th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. & Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
ID Number:
DL.388603
Catalog number:
388603
Accession number:
182022
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-04f7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_310558
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Engraved Porpoise Tooth, mid-19th century

Physical Description:
tooth, whale (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in x 7/8 in; 11.43 cm x 3.81 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
tooth, whale
scrimshaw tooth, whale
scrimshaw tooth, porpoise
Other Terms:
tooth, whale; scrimshaw
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. & Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood.
ID Number:
DL.388606
Catalog number:
388606
Accession number:
182022
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-1336-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_315289
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Scrimshaw Sperm Whale Pan Bone Plaque, Mid-19th Century

Physical Description:
whale bone (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 9 5/8 in x 3/16 in; 17.78 cm x 24.4475 cm x .47625 cm
Object Name:
panel
scrimshaw whale bone panel
Credit Line:
Nan Jeffries Antonsanti
ID Number:
DL.385967
Catalog number:
385967
Accession number:
177718
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0815-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_308092
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Japanese Carved Sperm Whale Tooth, 19th-20th Century

Physical Description:
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
tooth (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 7/8 in x 3 3/8 in; 17.4625 cm x 8.5725 cm
Object Name:
tooth, whale
scrimshaw tooth, whale
Date made:
19th-20th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Frederic Delano
ID Number:
DL.382803
Catalog number:
382803
Accession number:
165206
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0b27-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_309423
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