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    New Bedford Whaling: Sailor's Powder Horn. 12.5" powder horn with scrimshawed designs. These include: "A. Thomas/ His Horn/ New Bedford", a compass, an eagle with riband reading "E Pluribus Unum", a three-masted ship flying the American flag, a dolphin, a sailor (likely Mr. Thomas) standing on top of a whale holding his harpoon and the slogan "Free Trade and Sailors Rights" on a riband above. Mellow patina. All design elements are distinct and clearly visible.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2017
    13th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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