Model No. 316: Sonder Boat (Study Model, later Streaker)
Model by: ASdeWH
Made when: 1912 (ca.)
Stated model scale: 1/12
Model length (ca.): 39.7" (100.9cm)
Implied vessel LOA at 1/12 (ca.): 39' 9" (12.1m)
Vessel Type: Sonder Boat
Hull Configuration: Keel
Model location: H.M.M. Model Room South Wall Right
Vessels from this model:
Original text on model:
"Study model for Sonder class with w.l. not limited scale 1/12 (Sidney about 1912)." (Source: Original handwritten annotation on model. Undated.)
"Study model by Sid Herreshoff about 1912 for Sonder class. This model used for Streaker [built by Halsey Herreshoff in 1980]." (Source: Bray, Maynard. 2004.)
"This is the model used by Halsey C. Herreshoff to design the 1980 STREAKER." (Source: Curator, Herreshoff Marine Museum. Undated.)
Note: Vessels that appear in the records as not built, a cancelled contract, a study model, or as a model sailboat are listed but not counted in the list of vessels built from a model.
Herreshoff Catalogue Raisonné.
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