Model No. 117: Avenger and Shimna

Model No. 117


Model by: NGH
Made when: January 1907
Stated model scale: 1/24
Model length (ca.): 37.2" (94.4cm)
Implied vessel LOA at 1/24 (ca.): 74' 4" (22.7m)
Power/Sail: S
Vessel Type: L-Boat
Hull Configuration: Keel
Model location: H.M.M. Model Room South Wall Left

Vessels from this model:
2 built, modeled by NGH
#666s Avenger (1907)
#694s Shimna [Shima] (1910)

Original text on model:
"#666 Scale 1/24 for 48' rating January 1907 AVENGER
#694 SHIMNA 1909-1910" (Source: Original handwritten annotation on model. Undated.)

Model description:
"53' lwl Avenger and Shimna, keel cutters of 1907 & 1909." (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 2018-01-01.
© 2018,

Citation: Herreshoff Model 117 Avenger and Shimna. Herreshoff Catalogue Raisonné. http://herreshoff.info/Docs/Model_0117.htm.