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Bone Comb

Polar Equipment and Relics

Object details:

Object ID AAA2284
Description A relic of Sir John Franklin's last expedition 1845-48. A bone comb found in an abandoned boat at Erebus Bay, King William Island by the Schwatka Search Expedition 1878-79.
Date made before 1845

Artist/Maker Unknown
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London.
Materials bone
Measurements Overall: 5 x 82 x 30 mm
  • Bone Comb (AAA2284)
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