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Sailing Ship Model - Man-O-War Reg. No: ST 015803
- Three decked Man-O-War model. Possibly of French design. Model is believed to have been made by a French prisoner of war captured at the Battle of the Nile in 1798. Model is apparently made from beef bone and the case is decorated with straw marquetry. This model was purchased by the Museum in 1926.
|Tagged with:||naval vessels, sailing vessels|
|Themes this item is part of:||Transport Collection|
|Primary Classification:||WATER TRANSPORT|
|Secondary Classification:||Wind Power - Sailing Vessels|
|Tertiary Classification:||model naval vessels - french|