Model of the SS Oceanic (1899)

Made:
1899-1919 in Europe
maker:
Unknown

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Model, scale 1:64, of the White Star Line Royal Mail Steamer "Oceanic" (1899), original built by Harland and Wolff Limited for the Oceanic Steam Navigation Company Limited. She was the last British transatlantic liner to be launched in the nineteenth century

Details

Category:
Water Transport
Object Number:
1919-332
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), copper (alloy), mirror-glass (silvered), paint and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
model: 730 mm x 3350 mm x 320 mm,
case: 1200 mm x 3600 mm x 540 mm,
type:
steamship
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • watercraft
credit:
Oceanic Steam Navigation Company Limited