London, South Kensington
15 October 1992
An early 19th century fully rigged wooden French prisoner-of-war model of a 92 gun ship of the line -- 9 x 11in. (23 x 28cm).
With full standing and running rigging and deck details including figurehead, catheads, capstan, barrels, ship's bell, deck rails, companionways, two long boats slung from the yardarms, anchors and painted poop detailing. Stand, glazed case.
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