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'Orion'; warship; 74 guns; 3rd rate
Scale: Unknown. A model of the Royal Naval warship, 'Orion', made in plaster with wood, metal, paper, and cotton fittings which has been realistically painted. The model depicts the vessel at 13.40 on 21 October 1805 at the height of the Battle of Trafalgar and the ship is shown with damage sustained in the battle. The ship is three masted and ship rigged on all three masts with sets sails, showing shot damage. A Union flag is flying from a halliard between the foremast and mainmast. Dark grey smoke is billowing from the deck. The hull is painted black with white stripes along the gun decks, white on the deck, and black on the deck fittings. On paper label applied to foresail '47'. On paper label '47'.
Original size: 265 mm x 180 mm x 325 mm
- Image reference: L3566-002
- National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Greenwich Hospital Collection