|Object ID #||1960.054.001|
|Other Name||Ship, Model|
Ship Model of the "ROBERT C"
|Lexicon category||8: Communication Artifact|
|Year Range to||1960|
|Artist||Chalmers, James B.|
|Made||Chalmers, James B.|
|Place of Origin||Owen Sound or Acton, Ontario|
|Description||Model of ocean-going, twin propeller ship, the "Robert C." It is a wooden, polychromatic working model, fitted to run on dry batteries. It has a wooden display stand to support it.|
|Provenance||James B. Chalmers formerly lived in Owen Sound, Grey County, and also resided in Acton, Ontario. The year of construction is unknown. He made this model to represent one ship of a fleet of ocean-going vessels that ran from Halifax to the West Indies. The item was last owned by Robert Chalmers of Owen Sound.|
|Collection||Folk Art Collection|
|Found||Owen Sound, Grey County|
Chalmers, James B.