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HMS Racehorse elephant tusk

Date made: Built 1806

Description: Complete but very fragile. One of a pair recovered from the site. Perhaps a souvenir from a crew members previous voyage.

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Measurements: 1100 mm (length)

Materials: ivory

Date found: 1983-07-19

Object name: elephant tusk

Collection: Archaeology Collection

ID number: 2022-0037/0195

Subject tags : #HMSRACEHORSE


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