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Object within Schaaf no. 1006

Two Sailors by the wheel of the H.M.S. Superb, Plymouth

Object details

Alternate titles

Deck of H.M.S. Superb

Created: Between 1 Jan 1845 and 7 Feb 1845

Image size: h 16.2cm x w 19.8cm

Object Type: Salted Paper Print

Mount: album page; trimmed in to ruled edge

Physical description: varnished

Inscription: in ink, on mount, Deck of H.M.S. Superb

Provenance:
Duke of Devonshire

Owner: Chatsworth House

Object owner number: 864-12

Collection: Devonshire Collection

This object is part of Schaaf no. 1006

Two Sailors by the wheel of the H.M.S. Superb, Plymouth

Location: Plymouth

Keywords: Ship

The quarterdeck and poop deck of the 80-gun three-decker, H.M.S. Superb. One of the sailors photographed appears to be an officer.

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