Whaling ship TUSCARORA
oil paintingPAINTINGS - OIL
oil paint; canvas
Overall: 24 11/16 x 31 15/16 x 1 3/4 in.
Oil on canvas, tentatively identified as whaleship TUSCARORA of New London (ex-packet, bu. 1819, Philadelphia, owned by N. & W. W. Billings of New London) under sail. Vessel flies American flag w/8 red & 7 white stripes. House flag black ball & wide horizontal black stripe. 2 vessels in background. Stretcher stamped: "..E PELEGER PAT. 1886."