Square Rigged Ship Weathervane

Description (Brief):

Depicting a square rigged ship. There are three masts with four brailed sails (one is missing on the front mast). The ship has an American flag above the spanker sail, rigging and stays, and bow sprits. Ten gun ports are painted on the side.

Date Made: 1850-1899

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New England

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: The Eleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne American Folk Art Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: CL.65.0906Accession Number: 256396Catalog Number: 65.0906Collector/Donor Number: S-83

Object Name: weathervane

Physical Description: metal (overall material)paint (overall material)Measurements: overall: 40 in; x 101.6 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-398c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_894775

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