Elizabethan galleon, 'Elizabeth Jonas'

Made:
1931
maker:
Barbara Mary Campbell
and
Science Museum, Workshops
illustrator:
Matthew Baker

Model with full rigging and figure on deck, scale 1:48, of the Elizabethan Galleon, 'Elizabeth Jonas' built c.1600, constructed by the workshops at the Science Museum,South Kensington, London, England, 1931. Based on papers known as 'Fragments of Ancient Shipwrightry' by Matthew Baker, collected by Samuel Pepys and preserved at the Pepysian Library at Magdalene Cambridge. Human figure by Barbara Mary Campbell, Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey, England.

Whole rigged model (made in Museum) of an Elizabethan galleon of 1600. Scale 1:48 This model is based on the draughts for the 'Elizabeth Jonas' from papers known as 'Fragments of Ancient Shipwrightry' by Matthew Baker, collected by Samuel Pepys and preserved at Cambridge.

Details

Category:
Water Transport
Object Number:
1931-190
Materials:
cotton (fibre), metal (unknown), paint, paper (fibre product), rope, wood (unidentified)
type:
model - representation
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • watercraft
  • sailing vessel
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • watercraft
  • naval ship
  • visual and verbal communication
status:
Permanent collection

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