Model No. 20: Helianthus

Model No. 20


Model by: NGH or ASdeWH
Made when: March 1912
Stated model scale: 1/24
Model length (ca.): 32.4" (82.3cm)
Implied vessel LOA at 1/24 (ca.): 64' 10" (19.7m)
Power/Sail: P
Vessel Type: Power yacht
Model location: H.M.M. Model Room East Wall

Vessels from this model:
1 built, modeled by NGH or ASdeWH
#288p Helianthus I (1912)

Original text on model:
"HELIANTHUS #288 Scale 1/2" March 1912 model by Sidney Launching date June 17 1912 Painted lines" (Source: Original handwritten annotation on model. Undated.)

Model description:
"#288 Helianthus, 64' power cruiser of 1912. (Model by Sidney deW. Herreshoff.)" (Source: Bray, Maynard. 2004.)


Herreshoff Catalogue Raisonné.
All rights reserved. No reproduction, adaptation, or distribution of any part of this document or any information contained herein by any means whatsoever is permitted without prior written permission. For the full terms of copyright for this document please click here. Last revision 2016-11-01.
© 2016,

Citation: Herreshoff Model 20 Helianthus. Herreshoff Catalogue Raisonné. http://herreshoff.info/Docs/Model_0020.htm.