Log-ship, in the form of a fish

Made:
1750-1850
maker:
Unknown

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Wood pattern log in the shape of a fish: very early period. From a colour transparency in the Science Museum
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Wood pattern log-ship with lead weighted flap board, shaped like a fish, unsigned, late 18th or early 19th century

Wooden log-ship, in the form of a fish, early 19th century.

Details

Category:
Navigation
Object Number:
1920-374
Materials:
lead (metal), paint, rope, wood (unidentified)
type:
log ships, logs (nautical instruments)
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
credit:
Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty

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