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Large ostrich egg with (modern) scrimshaw showing two voyages with locations of whales caught in the

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Large ostrich egg with (modern) scrimshaw showing two voyages with locations of whales caught in the
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Large ostrich egg with (modern) scrimshaw showing two voyages with locations of whales caught in the 1870s. 264 grams; about 6" tall and 4-1/2" in diameter. A beautiful display consisting of a genuine egg (hollowed out via a hole in the bottom) with intricate engraving done in modern times on the whole surface, showing an entire world map entitled "Whaling Grounds" that looks old but can be seen on other modern items as well. Housed in glass case.