Model No. 20: Helianthus
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)
Vessel Type: Power yacht
Model location: H.M.M. Model Room East Wall
Vessels from this model:
1 built, modeled by NGH or ASdeWH
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.)
"#288 Helianthus, 64' power cruiser of 1912. (Model by Sidney deW. Herreshoff.)" (Source: Bray, Maynard. 2004.)
Herreshoff Catalogue Raisonné.
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