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Ship of the line "Le Precieux"

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During the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, many models were used as scale prototypes during ship construction. They often were not rigged, as rigging was standard for vessels of a particular type. This model may have been used for the design and construction of "Le Précieux," a 60-gun...

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Provenance

Lent by J. Templeman Coolidge, 12/01/1927.

Credit Line

Gift of John Templeman Coolidge

1690

Object Place

France

Dimensions

147.32 cm (58 in.)

Accession Number

32.136

Medium or Technique

Wood; walnut

Collections

Americas

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Models