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Lignum vitae fisherman's "priest"

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A fisherman's "priest" in lignum vitae This little tool was used to ease the suffering of a snared fish.

Its name probably alludes to the "last rites" performed by priests on deceased humans.

A curious 19th century artifact from England.


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Price: $125

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Inventory #24779

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