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American Whale Ship Eagle
Named collection: Allan Forbes Collection
Object type: watercolor
Place made: United States
Date made: 1800-1899
Materials: ink; paper; watercolor; backing
Measurements: 13 3/4 in x 17 in
Original watercolor depicting the whaler "Eagle", with her name inscribed on her side, in side view. She flies an American flag and several signal flags. No inscriptions other than vessel name.