Model of the William Rex

Adriaen de Vriend, Adriaen Davidsen, Cornelis Moerman, 1698, ship model, NG-MC-651

Model of a 74-gun Dutch battleship. It was made in Vlissingen (Flushing) and displayed in the boardroom of the Zeeland navy in Middelburg. The decorative stern sports the arms of Zeeland. In fact no such ship actually existed. The name William Rex refers to William III of Orange, the Dutch…

On display in room 2.15

Model of the island of Deshima

anonymous, 1850 - 1851, maquette, NG-721

On display in room 1.17

Model of an Optical Telegraph

anonymous, c. 1798 - c. 1803, demonstration model, NG-MC-821

Model of a Stayed Mast

anonymous, 1860 - 1865, rigging model, NG-MC-1170

Nine Models of Jury Rudders

anonymous, 1820 - 1870, demonstration model, NG-MC-1367

Gunlock (Percussion)

anonymous, 1830 - 1860, percussion lock, NG-MC-712

Model of a Pontoon Bridge

anonymous, 1821, demonstration model, NG-MC-1074

Model of a Longboat

anonymous, c. 1880, ship model, NG-MC-1889-60

Model of a 22-Gun Frigate

anonymous, 1793 - 1807, ship model, NG-MC-662

On display in room 0.13

Model of a gaff-rigged gunboat

anonymous, 1835, ship model, NG-MC-673

On display in room 0.13