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Harpooning the Whale; Dangers of the Whale Fishery
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: print
Place made: United Kingdom
Date made: 1800-1899
Materials: ink; paper; mounting
Measurements: 13 1/4 in x 9 3/4 in
Nomenclature: whaling scenes
Handcolored print depicting two whaling scenes and various vignettes of whales, whale skeletons, and harpoons, with captions in English.