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Compeador V (1938); Recreation vessel; Yacht

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Collection Ship models
Gallery locationNot on display
VesselsCampeador V (1938)

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Object ID SLR1533
Description Scale: 1:24. A half block model of the starboard side of the steam yacht Compeador V (1938) made entirely in wood and mainly varnished. The hull is made from three horizontal sections of mahogany. Features include a long foredeck, aft deck, bulwark amidships and rudder. Fittings include a stump foremast and mainmast and a single funnel, painted cream. The model is displayed on a rectangular mahogany backboard with bevelled edges. Hand inscribed in black and gold lettering on bottom centre of backboard ‘Campeador V 120 0" WL 20 6" beam 200 tons Y M Designed by Norman Hart AM INA for V W Magandrew Esq Built by Philip & Son Ltd Dartmouth 1938’.
Date made circa 1938

Artist/Maker Philip and Son
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials wood; paint; coating: varnish; coating: gilt
Measurements Overall model: 295 x 1210 x 90 mm; Backboard: 380 x 1310 x 25 mm
  • Compeador V (1938); Recreation vessel; Yacht (SLR1533)
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