Model of a 20-gun corvette on a slipway

Wood, brass, glass and rope | 39.6 x 116 x 53.3cm | c. 1840 - c. 1849

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This model shows the hull of a corvette – a small warship – under construction on a slipway. The vessel is positioned according to Dutch custom with the bow launching first. The slipway has been reproduced in great detail. The model ship even has tin...
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