Model No. 605: 149, 150 et al.
Model by: NGH
Made when: June 1881 (?)
Calculated model scale: 1/12
Model length (ca.): 49.2" (124.9cm)
Implied vessel LOA at 1/12 (ca.): 49' 2" (15.0m)
Vessel Type: Navy Steam Vedette Boat
Model location: H.M.M. Model Room North Wall Left
Vessels from this model:
4 built, modeled by NGH
Original text on model:
"Nos. 74 British Navy
 British Navy
No. 85 French Navy
No 86 French Navy on front Four Vidette boats" (Source: Original handwritten annotation on model. Undated.)
"48' loa 149 and 250, steam powered Vedette boats of 1881 for the British Navy. Also two 48' loa steam powered Vedette boats of 1882 for the French Navy." (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.