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Museum catalogue: Scrimshaw Collection




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Accession no.: Y: 62/15/10
Object name: Scrimshaw
Title: Scrimshaw
Description: Tooth 143 mm, polychrome: red & blue. Naval ship under sail.
Classified name:
[Unknown system] 730.235 & 639.245.1
Number of items: 1
Full description:

Port profile view of a sprightly British full-rigged ship with a lofty rig, painted gun-ports and a red ensign. She is close hauled on the starboard tack under royals and a main sky sail. Many rigging details are visible, but the red mainmast pennant is a puzzle.

  • Height: 143mm
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