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Catalog Number C09.533
Title Half-Hull Model of Ship Danube
Object Name Model, Ship
Description Wooden half-hull lift model, port side, of ship; plain wood with upper hull painted in black and white to resemble finished ship; gun ports painted on, carved decoration at prow; two wooden plugs flush with top of model; mounted on wooden board with beveled edge; painted cream; black and gold tin label with identifying information, as well as plastic label on mounting board.
Date 1848
Year Range from 1840
Year Range to 1850
Artist Fernald & Pettigrew Shipyard
Dimensions L-58.25 inches
Material Maple and pine
Place of Origin Portsmouth, N H
Provenance E.F. Sise was one of the original owners.
People Fernald, Frederick William
Pettigrew, William, b. 1811
Sise, Edward Fleetford, 1799-1868
Search Terms Fernald & Pettigrew Shipyard
Subjects Ships
Ship models