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Haughty Belle (1898); Cargo vessel; Sailing barge; Thames sailing barge

SLR1291
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Collection Ship models
Gallery locationNot on display
VesselsHaughty Belle 1898

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Object ID SLR1291
Description Scale: Unknown. A half block model of the Thames sailing barge Haughty Belle'(1898), made entirely in wood and mostly polished or varnished. The hull is straight-sided, flat-bottomed and made from a single piece of timber that has been polished or varnished apart for a single wide strake that is painted black. Features include a hatch forward and a much longer hatch aft of amidships. The model is displayed on a rectangular untreated mahogany baseboard with sloping edges.
Date made circa 1898

Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials wood; metal; paint; coating: varnish; coating: stain
Measurements Overall model: 67 x 570 x 60 mm; Backboard: 94 x 684 x 11 mm
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  • Haughty Belle (1898); Cargo vessel; Sailing barge; Thames sailing barge (SLR1291)
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