|Title||Half-Hull Model of Ship R.D. Shepherd|
|Object Name||Model, Ship|
|Description||Wooden half-hull lift model, port side, of ship; painted black above water line with cream trim and ports; stern has decorative painting as well; cream and black bowsprit; two plugs in hull; mounting board is painted black with burgundy molding and gold stripe; black and gold tin label with identifying information.|
|Year Range from||1840|
|Year Range to||1850|
|Artist||Fernald & Pettigrew Shipyard|
|Material||Maple (?) and pine|
|Place of Origin||Portsmouth, NH|
Possibly hung in Gray & Prime office in Portsmouth and came to the Athenaeum after 1916.
Built for New Orleans interests.
Fernald, Frederick William
Pettigrew, William, b. 1811
Shepherd, Rezin D., 1784-1865
Touro, Judah, c1775-1854
Fernald & Pettigrew Shipyard