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NH 66170 View of Toulon, France

View of Toulon, France
Title: View of Toulon, France
Caption: Stipple engraving by T. Medland after N. Pocock. Published in the "Naval Chronicle," November 1799, by Bunney and Gold, London. "View of Toulon, with the portrait of a polacre in the foreground. These vessels, with three masts, are usually navigated in the Levant, and other parts of the Mediterranean, with square sails upon the main mast, and lateen sails upon the fore and mizen masts. Some of them, however, carry square sails upon all the three masts, particularly those of Provence in France."
Description: Original in Navy Department Library.
Catalog #: NH 66170
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
Original Creator: Engraving by T. Medland after N. Pocock.
After this Year: 1790
Before this Year: 1799
Original Medium: BW Photo, Engraving
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