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Baleen

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Record 20/765
Copyright Renwick Museum and Watson Memorial Library
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Collection RML (unaccessioned) General
Description Whale bone in three layers. These were used as strips that were set into the gussets of the corsets that were worn by women in the late 1800s.
Donated by Mr D. Barrett of Renwick.
Object ID RML0.800.0036
Object Name Baleen
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Last modified on: December 19, 2014