Model No. 326: Bibelot

Model No. 326


Model by: NGH
Made when: June 1910
Stated model scale: 1/12
Model length (ca.): 38.9" (98.7cm)
Implied vessel LOA at 1/12 (ca.): 38' 10" (11.8m)
Power/Sail: S
Vessel Type: Sonder Boat
Hull Configuration: Keel
Model location: H.M.M. Model Room South Wall Right

Vessels from this model:
1 built, modeled by NGH
#699s Bibelot (1910)

Original text on model:
"No. 699 Sonder Class BIBELOT scale 1" June 1910
Winner of International race in German waters
Also has separate keel" (Source: Original handwritten annotation on model. Undated.)

Model description:
"19'4" lwl Bibelot, Sonder class sloop of 1910." (Source: Bray, Maynard. 2004.)

Model discussion:
"[1910-05-11] Wed 11: ... I am working on model for an improved Sonder class boat [a reference to #699s Bibelot whose offset booklet is also dated May 1910]." (Source: Herreshoff, Nathanael G. Diary, 1910. Manuscript (excerpts). Herreshoff Marine Museum Collection.)


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