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Group of Whale Bone Tools
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
American or British, 19th century. A group of tools ncorporating whale bone including two drawknives, one with an ebony handle, a ruler (possible initials carved on reverse) and a fish club with leather strap; lg. 12.75 in. (longest).

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