That may have been done because at the time no one knew what a scrimshander was.
When his whaling days were over, Finney opened a studio in San Francisco, producing works on commission, and became the first scrimshander to make a decent, full time, living from it.
Harrison's aunt Sel ("the best aunts are coconspirators") arrives to take charge, but it is the local gang, including Lub, the sea-creature boy, who heads team Aquaman, which heroically sets out to solve the mysteries of the Elders, the ancient one called Scrimshander
and the supernatural power he holds over the town, and the fate of Harrison's mom.
Instead, to mark the Berlyns' move into the home, island scrimshander
Michael Vienneau shaped a small piece of ivory into a whale and engraved the date, July 5, 2006.
" - A friendship blossoms between an inquisitive young boy and a solitary bone carver.
At the larger gatherings there will usually be blacksmiths, weavers, soap-makers, scrimshanders
, old-timey food merchants, potters, clothing suppliers, carvers, woodworkers, honey and beeswax merchants, knife makers, gunsmiths, hunters, trappers, suppliers of natural furs and fabrics, knitters, yarn merchants, leather workers and others that I am sure I have neglected.