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This object is eligible for a Certificate of BADA Provenance

British Sailor's Woolwork of a First-Rate Battleship,

Circa 1870

(Ref: NY9561-nprr)

A charming well-coloured sailor's woolwork woolie of a Royal Navy First Rate Battleship flying the White Ensign under full sail with three large Union Jacks suspended from the top of the picture on a blue Ground.  The ship is depicted with a starboard view as it sails on a dark blue sea with gentle white waves from the wake.  The sky dramatically depicted in bands of blue and white.

Now with museum glass.

Dimensions: 30 inches high x 38 1/2 inches wide