Product images of 'Jan Wellem'; Hunting vessel; Whaling factory ship
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'Jan Wellem'; Hunting vessel; Whaling factory ship
Scale: Unknown. A model of the 'Jan Wellem' made entirely from die-cast metal and painted. The hull is painted a khaki green with a red stripe at the bow waterline and the decks are painted cream. The single deck has a number of cast and painted fittings and details including a double derrick that pivots, a derrick mast with two booms and what appears to be the remains of a whale. The superstructure is positioned amidships and has an open promenade on the port side and is fully enclosed on the starboard side. Superstructure fittings include two ventilators, a single funnel painted mustard yellow and four boats with brown covers. The aft deck has a sloping chute that exits through a large aperture in the stern. There are a further two derricks and two lifeboats at the stern.
Original size: 35 mm x 118 mm x 18 mm
- Image reference: L4240
- National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London