Ship Model

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-11330

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

Descriptive Terms

miniatures (toys)
models (representations)
ships
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
boats
pine (wood)
Pine
Carved
Painted
Boat
MODEL, SHIP

Inscription

In ink on a jelly jar label on the back is NFL's writting: Made by John O./J. Frost, Marblehead/from his workshop.

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Frost, John Orne Johnson, 1852-1928 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Marblehead, MA, USA

Object Type

Documentary Artifact

Dimensions

5.25 x 45 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1678

Places

Massachusetts (United States)