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NOAA Photo Library Image - figb0194

Articles of whale-boat gear. 1. Lantern keg containing matches, bread,&c. 2 Boat compass. 3. Water keg. 4. Piggin for bailing water 5. Waif for signaling. 6. Tub oar crotch. 7. Double oar-lock 8. Large line in line-tub. 9. Knife to cut line. 10 Row-lock. 11. Hatchet 12. Grapnel. 13. Drag or drug to retard whale. 14. Canvas nipper

Image ID: figb0194, NOAA's Historic Fisheries Collection
Credit: NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service

Category: Whale & Porpoise Fisheries/

High Resolution Photo Available

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