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Model of a Whaleboat


Martha's Vineyard Museum

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About this artifact

This model of a whale chase boat was made in the Azores, and brought back. It includes a centerboard, cotton sails, copper rings, a rudder, mast, 2 booms, oars marked for positions, a stroke oar, 6 harpoons and various small gear.

Width: 2 1/3" Length: 23 1/2"

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