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America, 20th Century

CASED MODEL OF "L'AMISTAD" BY ALAN BURGHARDT

Hull built up from the solid with painted green bottom and black topsides. Deck planked and pinned and detailed with anchors, anchor windlass, pin and fife rails, hatches, galley, buckets, deck eyes, skylight, compass house, tiller, etc. Rigged as a schooner with a bowsprit and two masts, standing and running rigging, and other details. Displayed on an inlaid cherry base on a "T" keel stand within a glass and cherry case. Also includes a plan for a study model and a brief document regarding the making of these plans.
Case height 27.25". Length 37". Width 15".
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