Harvey Evans Antiques
Harvey Evans Antiques is located in SWADLINCOTE, United Kingdom
Early 1800s Hand Forged Iron Whaling Harpoon Head
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This blacksmith made forged iron harpoon head dates to the early 19th century. The whaling industry produced whale oil for lamps and in the production of soap. The oil was also used in candle production. Corsets used whale bone to form its frame and gives it rigidity. A good example of an artefact from the historical English whaling industry.
Harvey Evans Antiques has clarified that the Early 1800s Hand Forged Iron Whaling Harpoon Head (LA334928) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being Early 19th Century
Good solid condition, with a deep dark patina.
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This Early 1800s Hand Forged Iron Whaling Harpoon Head is located in SWADLINCOTE, United Kingdom