CURIOSITIES and ODDMENTS OF SCRIMSHAW IN THE NANTUCKET HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION
SATURDAY, AUGUST 11TH
Dr. Stuart Frank former curator of the New Bedford Whaling Museum and the world's foremost scrimshaw expert, will introduce viewers to the extraordinary range of the whale's men fanciful art. The marvels of their creations, will be presented in an entertaining and educational slide show with amazing images from the museum collection. This event benefits The Nantucket Historical Association. Tickets are $50 per person and include entry to the antiques show. Coffee and a light breakfast will be provided.