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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.
Baleen -Curiosities From Renwick Museum -Copyright Renwick Museum and Watson Memorial Library
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RML0.800.0036

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Last modified on: December 19, 2014