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Hands on History: Etch Your Own 'Scrimshaw' Art

Saturday, July 6, 2019

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.

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Come visit King Manor’s special exhibit Treasures from the Attic: Who Tells Your Story? to see objects that tell stories about the people who made and used them. Then try your hand at “scrimshaw,” a popular etching artform among sailors that was both intricate and personal.

Recommended for ages 6 and older, adults are also welcome! Families and individuals only, no groups, please.

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Event Organizer

King Manor Museum

Contact Number

(718) 206-0545

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