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American Decorative Arts

Whaleboat

n.d.

Polychromed wood, string, beads, metal

boat: 3 1/2 × 17 in. (8.9 × 43.2 cm)
3 1/2 × 17 in. (8.9 × 43.2 cm)
stand: 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm)
Bequest of Bradford F. Swan, B.A. 1929
1976.105.9a-gg
Geography: 
Made in United States
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Models
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1976,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 36, no. 3 (Fall 1977): 57.

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