Scrimshaw - The LaBelle
The motif provided is the La Belle. The La Belle was the ill-fated ship of the French explorer Robert Cavelier Sieur de La Salle. The La Belle shipwrecked in 1686, and was discovered in 1995 in Matagorda Bay in Texas. The remnants are now in the Bullock Museum in Austin, Texas.
This kit includes: 3.5" x 6.75" ceramic whale tooth replica, sponges, disposable paint pallets, paint, Sutter’s Fort motif, and FREE lesson download. Lesson contains: history of the artifact, history of the time period, full color map, designs & motifs, and step-by-step decorating instructions.