HMS Orion 91 Guns. To Captain John Erskine, This Plate is respectfully dedicated by His Officers.[Dimensions to left and right.]
London, Published by Adolphus Ackermann & Co. 15 Beaufort Buildings, Strand, May 1.st 1857.
Hand coloured lithograph. Visible area 465 x 622mm. 18¼ x 24½". Mount burn around image repair tear upper left and centre top.
HMS Orion was a 91-gun screw ship launched in 1854 and commanded by Captain J.E. Erskine, where she saw service during the Baltic War against Russia in 1855. She had a crew complement of about 750 men and boys. She was broken up in the 1860s.
[Ref: 21046] £720.00