1634 Japanese Red seal ship

A 1634 Japanese Red seal ship, incorporating Western-style square and lateen sails, rudder and aft designs. The ships were typically armed with 6 to 8 cannons.

North American Ship Utagawa Yoshitora (Japanese, active ca. 1850–80) Period: Edo period (1615–1868) Date: 4th month, 1862 Culture: Japan

North American Ship Utagawa Yoshitora (Japanese, active ca. Period: Edo period Date: month, 1862 Culture: Japan

An army of knights is being transported in a fleet of ships, probably to take part in the siege of Troy. A king travels in the largest ship. From "Les Livres des Histoires du commencement du monde", a universal history in French from the time of Laius of Thebes to 60 BCE.   ID: Stowe 54, fol. 82 verso.  Medieval Manuscript illuinated 15th  The British Library,London

An army of knights is being transported in a fleet of ships, probably to take part in the siege of Troy. A king travels in the largest ship. From "Les Livres des Histoires du commencement du monde",Medieval Manuscript illuinated The British Library,London

Through your passion for the Finnish culture and teaching us all about our family history, I have a new fascination with my sea captain great grandfather.

Oh The Lord of Goathorn... he makes us envisage something a bit like this old fisherman, complete with fish in hand!

"Old Fisherman" (1920')

Danish vintage postcard, published by Laurits Schjelde, No. Depicting old fisherman from Skagen in Denmark.

The families of military personnel deserve our respect and admiration.

"The Last Kiss" WWII - Departure of the “Amerigo Vespucci” Egypt, 1963 - Who is the photographer?

TWO BROTHERS   Scrimshaw on 5” sperm whale tooth -  built in 1816, refitted as whaler in 1831 in New Bedford MA and worked until 1864.  New Bedford Whaling Museum.

scrimshaw Whaling city of movie "Moby Dick" is New Bedford, Massachusetts.Scrimshaw is still prized--whalers at sea would carve pictures into the whale teeth/bone

Ship Log

Sea Journal of the ship "Lloyd" to Dominica, West Indies, January 1771

Image Title:  Full page drawing of tall ship. Additional Name(s): Dati, Gregorio, 1362-1436 -- Author Specific Material Type: mss. text Item/Page/Plate: f. 1v Source: Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection, ca. 850-ca. 1600. / La Sfera

Pretty medieval manuscript of the day is another ship. The book dates from the fifteenth century and is by Gregorio Dati. Image source: New York Public Library, Spencer Collection MS MA Image believed to be in the public dom

Ottoman Empire, Sailing Ships, Sailing Boat, Medieval Art, Tall Ships, Islamic Art, Ottomans, Vintage Boats, Arabic Calligraphy

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