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Model, British Ship of the Line

1949.773 (RS119883)

Description

Three-masted battleship model; rectangular pine base platform, covered with painted leather; center of base carved out to receive hull of ship; ship painted black, white and red; string rigging; British naval flag at stern; cannons in gun holes on sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1870
Material
leather
paint (coating)
pine (wood)
string (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Water Transportation -- Equipment
Descriptive terms
battleships
full-rigged ships
leather
models (representations)
Nautical
naval ships
paint (coating)
pine (wood)
Ship
Ship models
string (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
10 9/16 x 12 1/4 x 6 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.773
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
250716

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