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Catalog Number C06.516
Title Flying Cloud
Object Name Model, Ship
Description Wooden model of full-rigged, three-masted ship with black hull and red bottom; cotton sails; white figurehead; purported to be the Flying Cloud; set on a low wooden stand.
Year Range from 1950
Year Range to 1960
Artist Ivah Spinney
Dimensions H-24.375 L-38 inches
Material wood, cotton, twine
Place of Origin Portsmouth
Provenance Descended in maker's family; was noted for his wood carvings; this was supposedly the last work done before his death in 1963.
People Spinney, Ivah
Search Terms Flying Cloud
Subjects Ships
Clipper Ships
Shipbuilding
Ship Models