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Ship Model

Description

A half hull model. Painted black, with the back unpainted and it is mounted on a section of wood. Three nails protrude from the side of the hull.

Details

Maker
Frost, John Orne Johnson, 1852-1928 (Maker)
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
In ink on a jelly jar label on the back is NFL's writting: Made by John O./J. Frost, Marblehead/from his workshop.
Location of origin
Marblehead, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Boat
boats
Carved
carving (processes)
miniatures (toys)
MODEL, SHIP
models (representations)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
ships
Dimensions
5.25 x 45 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1678
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11330

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