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Doorgesneede Hollands Admirals Schip, Voerende 96 Stukken Kanon

Major collection: Hart Nautical
Named collection: Arthur H. Clark Collection
Object type: engraving
Maker: Allard, Carel
Place made: Netherlands, North Holland, Amsterdam
Date made: 1695
Materials: ink; laid paper
Measurements: 6 3/4 in x 22 3/4 in
Nomenclature: Dutch; section plan
Classification: naval architecture

A fold out of a detailed section plan of a 17th-century Dutch admiral's ship carrying 96 guns. The masts, rudder, and the rooms of the ships are labeled within the illustration. The rest of the ship is labeled with letters and numbers that would have corresponded to letters and numbers on a legend. The legend would have most likely been in the pages of the book or a separate foldout.