Model of a Greek galley

Made:
1900-1964 in Greece and Europe
maker:
Unknown

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Model of a Greek galley (c.3000 B.C.). From a colour transparency in the Science Museum Photographic Archive.
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© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Model of a Greek galley (c.3000 B.C.). From a colour transparency in the Science Museum Photographic Archive.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Model, scale 1:72, of a Greek galley, or warship, c.3000 B.C., with 24 oars, unsigned

Conjectural whole model of a Greek galley, c.3000 BC. The model is based on Dorian vase decorations of about 800 BC

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Details

Category:
Water Transport
Object Number:
1964-290
Materials:
cotton (fibre) and wood (unidentified)
type:
warships
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
credit:
Collins, R J

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