Model, scale [Owake]; Watkins, Robin (Mr); 21st century; 2011.228
Model, scale [Owake]About this object
Scale model; a small-scale model of the schooner, Owake, made by Robin Watkins.
The Owake was originally built in 1874 by William McPhee on the banks of the Owaka River. It was launched in August of that same year, and, at a length of 80.2 feet, was the largest vessel built in the Catlins. The Owake was owned by local saw-millers Guthrie & Lanarch.
21st centuryPlace Made
organic, vegetal, wood
processed material, metal
processed material, textile
l 1230mm (approximately)Subject and Association Keywords
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".Object Type