Scrimshaw tooth made by actor Raymond McKee
toothSCRIMSHAW & ALLIED ARTS - TEETH
L. 5", W. at base 5"
Scrimshaw whale tooth made by Raymond McKee; depicts starboard view of whaleboat in the chase; whale flukes at right; harpooner ready with iron; groove cut to frame scene; anchor with initials "RM" lower left. Collection of the actor Raymond McKee who starred in the 1922 silent film "Down to the Sea in Ships", which also featured the whaling vessel CHARLES W. MORGAN.
Raymond McKee Collection