Sanderson's gift formed "the core of the NHA's whaling exhibits," Newell wrote. Apparently, Sanderson's collection also included a taxidermied sperm whale penis. Schauffler was survived by his wife, Grace Jarvis Schauffler, and five children, including a Frederick S., The Brooklyn.
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“It is inspired by the original playboy Aristotle Onassis' yacht Christina O, which had bar stool seats made from sperm whale foreskin,” a Dartz.
famously stored live lobsters in the pool for his exclusive dinners and had the bar stools covered in the leather of a sperm whale's foreskin.
"Firstly, skin of a whale's penis -- the only piece of whale skin that can be tanned . Sperm whale foreskin is supposedly the softest leather on.