Model No. 700: Colonia

Model No. 700

Model by: NGH
Made when: December 1892 (ca.)
Stated model scale: 1/24
Power/Sail: S
Vessel Type: Cup Defender Candidate
Hull Configuration: Bulb
Model location: H.M.M. Model Room North Wall Right Door

Vessels from this model:
1 built, modeled by NGH
#435s Colonia (1893)

Original text on model:
"No. 435 COLONIA (Changed to CORONA) 1893 scale 1/2." (Source: Original handwritten annotation on model. Undated.)

Model description:
"85' lwl Colonia, keel cutter and America's Cup contender of 1893." (Source: Bray, Maynard. 2004.)

Model identification:
"See study model sequence 1116." (Source: Curator Herreshoff Marine Museum, 2004.)

Related model(s):
Model 0700 by NGH (1892?); #435s Colonia
Colonia: Cup Defender Candidate
Model 1116 by NGH (1892?); sail, not built
Colonia (Study Model): Cup Defender

Herreshoff Catalogue Raisonné.
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