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Shuttle

Object Number: 
Z.63
Date: 
ca. 1800-1875
Medium: 
Ivory, baleen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 1 1/2 x 3/4 in. ( 15.2 x 3.8 x 1.9 cm )
Description: 
Scrimshaw shuttle with reeded and fluted sides; red painted geometric design along shuttle.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group