Model which represents the paddle steamers "Queen Victoria" and the ''Prince of Wales''

Made:
1887 in United Kingdom

Whole model, scale 1:48, representing the paddle steamer "Queen Victoria" (1887) and it's sister the 'Prince of Wales' with 2 masts, 2 funnels, and 2 paddle wheels in glazed case with table stand (see note), possibly built by the Fairfield Shipbuilding and Engineering Company, Glasgow, United Kingdom, 1886-1927

Details

Category:
Water Transport
Object Number:
1927-922/1
Materials:
aluminium, brass, cotton, incomplete, metal (unknown), paint and wood (unknown)
Measurements:
overall (crate): 1040 mm x 740 mm x 2640 mm, 85 kg
type:
paddle steamer
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • watercraft
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
credit:
Fairfield Shipbuilding & Engineering Co.