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Delft Haven

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Arthur H. Clark Collection
Object type: engraving
Maker: unknown
Place made: unknown
Date made: 1792
Materials: ink; paper
Measurements: 8 1/2 in x 14 in
Nomenclature: Dutch; Delft
Classification: ports and harbors

A print depicting a haven, which is a port, harbor, or other sheltered place for shipping, in Delft. Men and women in small boats row across the river or to their ship. Various buildings, a dock, and a windmill are in the background. Perhaps part of the original print before it was trimmed, a loose fragment depicting the Amsterdam crest and its golden lions is a part of this object.