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Model of a Chinese flower boat

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Collection Objet d'art
ExhibitionsTraders: The East India Company and Asia
Gallery locationTraders Gallery (Floor plans)

Object details:

Object ID OBJ0437
Description Model of a Chinese flower boat in a case. Bone model with fretted ornamentation, silk standards, pot plants and small figures. Lanterns at stern. Decorated in colours
Date made

Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials inorganic: glass; organic: silk; organic: bone
Measurements Overall: 250 mm x 140 mm x 360 mm
  • Model of a Chinese flower boat (OBJ0437)
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