Joasamee Pirate vessel, 1800-1819

1800-1819 in Ras Jabel and Hormuz

display model of dhow, with long stern

Whole, rigged model of Joaseme pirate vessel with an extended stern. Scale 1:18. These vessels had almost all died out by the 1850s. This model was built at the Bombay Dockyard for the Great Exhibition, 1851, but the original vessels were mainly built in Ras Jabel, on the Strait of Hormuz


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sailing vessels
King's College, London

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