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Jones and Lloyd anchor

Ship models

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Collection Ship models
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Gallery locationNot on display
PeopleDepiction: Jones & Lloyds
Provenance: Jones & Lloyds
Publication(s)Ship models : their purpose and development from 1650 to the present : illustrated from the ship model collection of the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich

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Object details:

Object ID SLR1972
Description Scale: Unknown. A model of a Jones & Lloyd patent anchor, sanctioned in 1898, made entirely in brass and lacquered. The shank is rectangular in section with rounded short sides along most of its length. The shank tapers toward the top which is rounded and incorporates a D-shackle that swivels on a flush-fitting rivet. The shackle pivots on there crown through an arc of about 70 degrees. The bottom of the crown is octagonal in shape with inward-curving corners. There is a rectangular aperture in the centre through which the bottom of the shank can be seen. The arms sweep vertically upward terminating in a pair of integral spear-shaped flukes.
Date made circa 1898

Artist/Maker Unknown
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Caird Collection
Materials metal: brass
Measurements Overall model: 137 x 82 x 32 mm
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