Santo Stefano di Laigueglia Xebec being chased by English Privateer

1810

Nicolas Cammillieri

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Title

Santo Stefano di Laigueglia Xebec being chased by English Privateer

Date

1810

Description

A xebec, also spelled zebec, was a Mediterranean sailing ship that was used mostly for trading. It would have a long overhanging bowsprit and aft-set mizzen mast.

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Location

Mediterranean Sea

Continent

Location Accuracy

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image © De Agostini Picture Library/A. Dagli Orti

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