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Ryelands (1887); Cargo vessel: Schooner

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Collection Ship models, Cargo vessels
Gallery locationNot on display
VesselsRyelands (1887)

Object details:

Object ID SLR1177
Description Scale: Unknown. A half block model of the starboard side of the cargo schooner Ryelands (1887), made entirely in wood, painted and polished. The hull is polished wood below the waterline composed of four horizontal pieces of wood, and black above. Fittings include a stump bowsprit, foremast, and mainmast, rudder, and keel made from a separate piece of wood. The model is displayed on a rectangular mahogany backboard with quarter circle edges and rounded corners.
Date made circa 1887

Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials wood; paint; coating: varnish
Measurements Overall model: 175 x 1039 x 100 mm; Backboard: 274 x 1160 x 12 mm
  • Ryelands (1887); Cargo vessel: Schooner (SLR1177)
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