Model

Object number
30.14.2
Creator
Richardson, John F.
Date
circa 1860
Description
Exhibition model of water boat. One-masted boat with diagonally striped sail. Top of mast is painted white. Closed deck with opening at stern. Wooden benches and tiller at stern. Boat is pained red below waerline, green above with 2 yellow stripes. "Water" is written across the sail. Model of the old water boat that sold water to vessels in Newport Harbor c. 1860, before there was city water.
Credit Line
Gift of anonymous donor
Related People & Organizations
Richardson, John F. (associated)
Sayer, Joshua (associated)