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Carved bone ship model; French Prisioners of War; Between 1803-1815; L1994.351.159

Object number

L1994.351.159

Name/Title

Carved bone ship model

Object Type

Model/History

About this Object

A model of a frigate, carved from bone by French prisoners of war in England during the Napoleonic Wars (1803-1815).

Maker Role

Modeller

Date Made

Between 1803-1815

Place Made

United Kingdom

Medium and Materials

Bone

Measurements

440mm x 160mm x 365mm (LBH)

Credit Line

On loan from Auckland War Memorial Museum

Copyright Licence

All rights reserved