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Catalog Number C09.525
Title Half-Hull Model of Ship Anna Decatur
Object Name Model, Ship
Description Half-hull lift model, starboard side, of ship; sections alternate with lighter wood; mounted on wooden board; black and gold tin label reads "Anna Decatur 1856"; plastic identifying label on plain mounting board painted black..
Date 1856
Year Range from 1850
Year Range to 1860
Artist Tobey & Littlefield Shipyard
Dimensions L-60.875 inches
Material maple, pine
Place of Origin Portsmouth, NH
Provenance Possibly hung in Gray & Prime office in Portsmouth and came to the Athenaeum after 1916.
Search Terms Tobey & Littlefield Shipyard
Subjects Shipbuilding
Ship Models
Half-Hull Models
Portsmouth (N.H.)