Nantucket Historical AssociationMuseum Shop

Tall Ship Unicorn With Brant Point Light in the Background, circa 1950

$35.00 - $65.00
SKU: Photo P20767


View of vessel Unicorn, anchored in Nantucket harbor with Brant Point Light in the background.

The Brig Unicorn was built in 1948. During its film career, the Brig Unicorn served as The Henrietta in 'The Curse of the Black Pearl' and as The Terrashaw in 'Dead Man's Chest'. The ship also rose to stardom appearing as a slave ship in the 1970s TV series, Roots, and was famously featured in the Pirates of the Caribbean movies.  The Unicorn sank in May 2014 off Saint Lucia and could not be salvaged.,

Our prints are reproduced to match the colors, saturation and detail of the original historic photograph with a lustre coating that adds a rich sheen and protects against fingerprints and UV exposure. Many of our images are made from old prints or negatives; any flaws you see on the preview image will exist in the print you receive.  Prints have a Standard Archival Value of 100 years in home display; 200 years in dark storage.

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