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Title: Model of schooner AMERICA

Accession Number: 2007.77.1
Category: MODELS - VESSELS - FULL
Type: model
Maker: Ashton, William
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Materials: wood; metal; textile
Description: Model of schooner yacht AMERICA (built 1851) made by William Ashton; rigged, no sails, lines coiled around masts and on deck, two anchors foreward, circular skylight aft of foreward mast, circular cockpit with tiller; black topsides, red bottom, gold scroll trim at bow, eagle with spread wings on stern; resting in felt lined wood cradle on wood base.

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