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Warship; Third rate; 74 guns

Ship models

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Collection Ship models
Gallery locationNot on display

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Object ID SLR0558
Description Scale: 1:48. A contemporary full hull model of a 74 gun two-decker ship of the line (circa 1790), built plank on frame in the Georgian style. Model is decked and equipped. Model appears to have been made for demonstration purposes; the hull is partially planked with the timbers all correctly jointed and scarphed.
Date made circa 1790

Artist/Maker Unknown
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London. Caird Fund.
Materials wood; bone; cotton; brass; mica; paint; varnish
Measurements Overall model: 355 x 1320 x 325 mm; Base: 100 x 635 x 250 mm
  • Warship; Third rate; 74 guns (SLR0558)
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