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Catalog Number C06.507
Title Launch Model of USS Squalus
Object Name Token, Commemorative
Description The submarine model of the USS Squalus was probably made c. 1938. The model is of chromed metal with conning tower and machine gun on deck, on a circular pedestal engraved with USS Squalus NY Portsmouth NH. The model is screwed to a Bakelite diamond shaped base. This is the same type of model as C06.506. The Bakelite base is added.
Date 1938
Artist unknown
Dimensions H-2.75 L-7.9 inches
Material Chromed metal
Place of Origin United States
Search Terms Portsmouth Naval Shipyard
Squalus (Sub)
Subjects Model
Submarine