From:South Georgia Museum
About this objectTwo flensing knives with long wooden handles and curved blades found in Grytviken.
Flensing knives were used to cut blubber and flesh during the whaling process.
Medium and MaterialsWood and metal
W. 280mm (blade)
Subject and Association KeywordsGRYTVIKEN WHALING STATION
Subject and Association KeywordsWHALING
Credit LineDonated to South Georgia Museum by Bruce Mair
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