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Catalog Number C09.522
Title Half-Hull Model of Tinqua
Object Name Model, Ship
Description Half-hull lift model, starboard side, of a ship painted black above waterline, red on bottom; mounted on board painted white with red and black molded frame; old tin label painted black with gold lettering: "Tinqua 1852." Plastic label at lower right gives more identifying information.
Date 1852
Year Range from 1850
Year Range to 1860
Artist George Raynes Shipyard
Dimensions H-17.75 L-71.625 inches
Material Wood
Place of Origin Portsmouth, NH
Provenance Possibly hung in Gray & Prime office in Portsmouth and came to the Athenaeum after 1916.
Tinqua was a small clipper ship.
People Raynes, George, 1799-1855
Search Terms Raynes Shipyard
Tinqua (Ship)
Subjects Ships
Shipbuilding
Ship Models
Half-hull Models
Portsmouth (N.H.)