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Naval History and Heritage Command

Explorers of The Deep

Trieste being lifted by a crane over the pier, workmen are in the fore ground
Description: Painting, Watercolor on Paper; by Salvatore Indiviglia; 1961; Unframed Dimensions 20H X 27W
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The round ball beneath the craft is the observation platform scientists use when the craft is submerged.  It is made of thick steel and features pressurized acrylic portals which are used for observation purposes.

Topic
  • Exploration, Expeditions and Voyages
Document Type
  • Art
Wars & Conflicts
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  • NHHC