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Capture of H.B.M. Brig "Avon" by the U.S. Sloop-of-War "Wasp"

Object Number: 
1925.134
Date: 
c. 1814
Medium: 
Black ink, wash, and graphite with scratching out on paper inlaid into a larger sheet
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. ( 14 x 21 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
Signed: at lower left: "T. Birch." Inscribed: at bottom center: "Wasp and Avon."
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower left in black ink: "T Birch"; inscribed at lower center in brown ink: "Wasp and Avon"
Description: 
Marine
Credit Line: 
Naval History Society Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group