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The ship the Constitution stands in the foreground with several other ships in combat. Edward Preble was commodore.
About This Item
- Title: Bombardment of Tripoli, ca. 1803
- Creator: Michele Felice Corne
- Creation Date: circa 1805
- Subject Date: circa 1803
- Tripoli, Libya
- Media: Oil on canvas
- Dimensions: 81 cm x 122 cm
- Local Code: A86-803
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Tripoli (Libya)
- Constitution (Warship)
- Tarabulus (Libya)
- Sailing ships--United States
- Naval warfare
- Corne, Michele Felice (1752-1845)
- Marine paintings
- Sailing ships--Tripoli
- Sailing ships--Maine
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485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230
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