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Whales and whaling scenes

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: book page
Maker: unknown
Place made: unknown
Date made: 1800-1899
Materials: ink; paper; mounting
Measurements: 13 1/4 in x 9 3/4 in
Nomenclature: natural history
Classification: whales

Book page with monochrome illustrations of two whaling scenes ("Harpooning the Whale" and "Dangers of the Whale-Fishery"), whaling harpoons, three side views of whales, and a side view of a rorqual skeleton.


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