Model No. 21: Dianthus et al.

Model No. 21


Model by: NGH
Made when: May 1912
Stated model scale: 1/24
Model length (ca.): 32.7" (83.0cm)
Implied vessel LOA at 1/24 (ca.): 65' 4" (19.9m)
Power/Sail: P
Vessel Type: Power yacht
Model location: H.M.M. Model Room East Wall

Vessels from this model:
3 built, modeled by NGH
#289p Dianthus (1912)
#299p Helianthus II (1916)
#369p Sunflower (1919)

Original text on model:
"#289 Scale 1/2" May 1912 completed July 1913 DIANTHUS
299 Scale 1/2" July 1918 HELIANTHUS (second)
January 1919 for J.P. Crozer." (Source: Original handwritten annotation on model. Undated.)

Model description:
"#289 Dianthus, 65' power cruiser of 1912. Also #299 Helianthus II of 1918 and, with modifications, #369 Sunflower, houseboat of 1919." (Source: Bray, Maynard. 2004.)


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