Whale being prepared for flensing

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Whale being prepared for flensing
Lantern slide of glass with metal frame

Donated by Mr Robert Ferguson
Museum number 1972-351-118

This lantern slide shows a whale moored alongside a Dundee whaling ship. There are two whale boats in attendance with crew men working with long poles to get the whale ready to be flensed. The hull of the ship is visible on the right hand side of the picture.

Whale being prepared for flensing
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