London, South Kensington
1 November 2001
M.I. RIDDICK (C.1853)
BARQUE ALICE WALKER OF MALAMECCO. 1853. CAPTAIN J.W. GIBSON.
SIGNED 'M.I. RIDDICK' (LOWER RIGHT) AND INSCRIBED AS TITLE (LOWER LEFT)
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20 X 24IN. (50.8 X 61CM.)
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THE BARQUE ALICE WALKER WAS BUILT AT SUNDERLAND IN 1852. REGISTERED AT 314 TONS, SHE TRADED OUT OF SOUTH SHIELDS TO THE MEDITERRANEAN.
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