Model of a three-masted frigate carved out of bone by French prisoners of war c.1800
Model of a three-masted frigate carved out of bone by French prisoners of war at Norman Cross House, near Peterborough, c.1800. Contained in a glass fronted case of wood covered with straw parquetry. Octagonal base and domed top,the pediment painted with the Royal Arms. Double doors over front.
1944, gifted to the National Trust by Field Marshal Sir Archibald and Lady Montgomery Massingberd.