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Model of an English East Indiaman

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Arthur H. Clark Collection
Object type: photograph
Maker: Ottie, E. W.
Place made: United States
Date made: 1913
Materials: ink; paper; photographic process
Measurements: 6 1/2 in x 8 1/2 in
Nomenclature: model ships; Indiamen; merchantmen
Classification: ship portraits

Photograph depicting a model ship in three-quarters bow view, without rigging or spars, and with a single deck of guns. There is a ruler in front of the keel to give scale; the boat has been photographed on a table, laid over with white cloths, and a white backdrop has been hung in the background. Title, maker, and date from inscription on verso.


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