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Constitution, Cyane, and Levant

Constitution, Cyane, and Levant

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Title:
Constitution, Cyane, and Levant
Description:
An engraving depicting the battle between USS Constitution and HMS Java. The image depicts the moments after the capture of HMS Java as the two vessels in the foreground have American flags flying above the British ensign.
Date:
[ca. 1812]
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Engravings
Location:
USS Constitution Museum
Collection (local):
USS Constitution Museum Art Collection
Subjects:
Campaigns & battles
Confiscations
Sailing ships
United States--History--War of 1812
Constitution (Frigate)
Cyane (Frigate)
Levant (Sloop of war)
Extent:
1 print : engraving ; sheet 5 1/4 x 8 1/2 in.
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Notes (date):
Date from accompanying materials.
Notes:
Title from item.
Language:
English
Identifier:
1793.11