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Lot #58
DepartmentMarine Implements
Sold For$2,100.00(hammer price)
 $2,520.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedJuly 25, 2019

Description

WROUGHT IRON DOUBLE FLUE HARPOON 19th Century
Marked JB Morse" for maker and "WW", probably for ship William Wirt. Length 34".
Provenance:
Morgan Levine, Nantucket, Massachusetts.

The Collection of Paul Vardeman."

Condition

The head appears to have been cleaned at some point, and has reduced any pitting there may be or have been. There is more pitting evident at cone end.

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