Small model of a sailing ship in a glass case (ANN GAMBLES); 2017.8.2

Name/Title

Small model of a sailing ship in a glass case (ANN GAMBLES)

About this object

A small model of a ship labelled as the ANN GAMBLES. The model is most likely a generic sailing ship model made in China and was a gift to Roger Meecham from a friend. The name plaque 'ANN GAMBLES 1862' and the small metal ‘National Maritime Museum Cornwall’ plaque on the wooden base were added by Roger Meecham.

Place Made

China

Medium and Materials

Wood, 1 - model
Wood, 3 - base
Metal, 2 - plaque

Subject and Association Keywords

Salvage/* LIFEBOAT SERVICES, PILOTAGE AND COASTGUARD ACTIVITIES

Subject and Association Keywords

Diving/[Sport & Recreation]

Subject and Association Keywords

Shipwreck/* LIFEBOAT SERVICES, PILOTAGE AND COASTGUARD ACTIVITIES

Subject and Association Keywords

Modelmaking/[Maritime Art & Crafts]

Subject and Association Keywords

ANN GAMBLES (1862)/New Zealand Shipping Company/Shipping Lines/[Shipping]

Named Collection

Roger [Jan] Meecham

Credit Line

Gift of Roger [Jan] Meecham

Object Type

Object/History

Object number

2017.8.2

Copyright Licence  

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