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Prins Van Oranje (1764); Royal/ceremonial vessel; Royal yacht; Dutch

SLR0206
Royal yachts and ceremonial craft

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Collection Royal yachts and ceremonial craft, Ship models
Gallery locationNot on display
VesselsPrinz Van Oranje 1764

Object details:

Object ID SLR0206
Description Scale: 1:33. A contemporary full hull model of the Dutch Yacht Prins Van Oranje circa 1764, built in ‘bread and butter’ fashion. The model is decked, equipped and fully rigged with the sails set, all of which are original. It is complete with original flags painted on card and the ornate carved decoration is picked out in gold leaf.
Date made circa 1764

Artist/Maker Unknown
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Caird Collection
Materials wood; varnish; gilt; cotton; paper; silk; brass; metal; glass; mica; paint
Measurements Overall model: 940 x 1001 x 292 mm; Base: 18 x 789 x 250 mm
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  • Prins Van Oranje (1764); Royal/ceremonial vessel; Royal yacht; Dutch (SLR0206)
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