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Sailing Ship Model - Man-O-War Object Reg. No: ST 015803

Summary:
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.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 22.50 cm (Height), 24.50 cm (Width), 12.00 cm (Length)
Dimension Comment: Measurement From Conservation. Measuring Method: Closed

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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

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