Model No. 1012: Sloop
Model by: NGH
Made when: 1870s (?)
Possible model scale: 1/12
Model length (ca.): 26.4" (67.1cm)
Implied vessel LOA at 1/12 (ca.): 26' 5" (8.0m)
Vessel Type: Sloop
Model location: H.M.M. Workshop South Wall Center
Vessels from this model:
1 built, modeled by NGH
Original text on model:
"Sloop yacht made for Mr. Thayer
N.G.H." (Source: Original handwritten annotation on model. Undated.)
" 'Mr. Thayer' is probably a reference to George A. Thayer of the Atlantic Yacht Club in New York for whom NGH also designed and built the schooner 187209es Triton and the catboat #401s Romp." (Source: van der Linde, Claas. 2008.)
Herreshoff Catalogue Raisonné.
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