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Leather Whales handmade at The Greenland Fishery

It’s in the Bag…
3 years ago

It’s in the Bag…

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Every leather whale made at the Greenland Fishery comes in its own calico whale-bag.

Sperm Whale – The Big Head
3 years ago

Sperm Whale – The Big Head

Sperm whales are named for the spermaceti oil (wax) that they produce in the spermaceti organs located in their head. The scientific name is Physeter macrocephalus. Macro- cephalus comes from …
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(? Lay off my) Blue Suede Whale
3 years ago

(? Lay off my) Blue Suede Whale

? It’s one for the money, two for the show…

The biggest animal known to have ever existed, atĀ up to 30 metres in length and with a maximum recorded weight …
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This one’s a Killer (whale)
3 years ago

This one’s a Killer (whale)

The killer whale, or Orca is, although an apex predator, in fact a member of the dolphin family.

Our Orca is available to buy online from The Stores

We made a Right Whale…
3 years ago

We made a Right Whale…

The whaling industry of the C18th-19th somehow has a romantic, intriguing charm about it; all despite its clear barbarity. And maybe amongst the folklore, the songs and tales of bravery, …
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