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Catalog Number C09.527
Title Half-Model of Ship Athens
Object Name Model, Ship
Description Wooden half-hull lift model, starboard side; alternating woods to delineate sections; billet-head, square stern; stained; black and gold tin label identifying model; on plain wooden mounting board; plastic label on mounting board with identifying information.
Date 1839
Year Range from 1830
Year Range to 1840
Artist George Raynes Shipyard
Dimensions L-48.5 inches
Material Maple and pine
Place of Origin Portsmouth, NH
Provenance Possibly hung in Gray & Prime office in Portsmouth and came to the Athenaeum after 1916.
The Athenaeum owns the accounts for building and supplying the ship.
People Raynes, George, 1799-1855
Sise, Edward Fleetford, 1799-1868
Search Terms Sise, E. F. and Company
Athens (Ship)
Subjects Ship
Ship model
Shipbuilding
Portsmouth (N.H.)
Half-hull Model