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Model, Ship’s Anchor, early 20th century

Model, Ship’s Anchor, early 20th century

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Description
This brass model represents a ship’s anchor, that includes a novel swivel top and sliding crossbeam. The model was given to the Smithsonian in 1931 by Robert E.M. Bain.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
anchor
ship's anchor, model
date made
early 20th century
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
ID Number
TR.310243
catalog number
310243
accession number
113600
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Robert E. M. Bain, St. Louis, Missouri
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Ship Models
Transportation
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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