Nelson's Ship in a Bottle

Yinka Shonibare

Greenwich, London

Nelson NMM 1
Nelson NMM 2
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Large scale replica of Nelson’s HMS Victory in a 5m diameter acrylic bottle formed from five individual pieces bonded together. Originally designed for the Fourth Plinth in Trafalgar Square, this piece was subsequently moved to its long term home in Greenwich’s National Maritime Museum.