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Rarik, a Marshallese chief who befriended Kotzebue, is shown here with ear ornaments, shell necklace and tattooed chest. The chief, who was "distinguished by gentleness and good nature," became a close friend of the Russian officers.

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Kotzebue, Voyage of Discovery