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Title: Model of Schooner JAMES MILLER, ca. 1979

Accession Number: 1979.76
Type: rigged model
Maker: Quincy, William S. Jr.
Date: Circa 1979
Materials: wood; metal; textile
Description: Rigged model of the tern schooner JAMES MILLER, built by William S. Quincy, c. 1979. Black hull, white deckhouses and trim, natural spars. Scale 1/4" to the foot. Mounted on hardwood base. JAMES MILLER was a schooner, built in 1854 by Nehemiah Hayden, in Essex, Connecticut. She weighed 491 tons, and measured 130 x 30 x 13. She was re-rigged as bark 1861-64, and sold at Shanghai in 1866.

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