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This small chest, reputed to be from the whaleship Essex, was found floating in the vicinity of the wreck. It was purchased by John Taber of Providence, Rhode Island. In 1896, Taber's daughter donated the chest to the Nantucket Historical Association.

Photo by Terry Pommet.
Courtesy of the Nantucket Historical Association.

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