Authentic Models Clipper Ship Lightning Wall Model Ship

£195.00

Product Code: AU3790

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Half hull hardwood model boat plaque by Authentic Models.

Find the nautical focal point you've been searching for with the Authentic Models Clipper Ship Lightning Wall Model Ship.

Mounted on a hardwood frame, this half hull boat model depicts the model boats originally crafted during the Age of Sail.

Now found in auctions as discerning nautical art pieces, half hull models were used in historical construction plans for a ship's hull and curvature.

Narrow in length, Clipper Ships began their voyage in 1843 and were heralded for their rapid transport of tea from China and the gold discoveries in California and Australia in 1848 and 1851.

Features:

• Half hull wall model replica of 1854 Clipper Lightning Ship
• Originally found mounted in shipping and Admiralty offices
• Pine wood construction with French honey finish
• Includes authentic figurehead of an angel with lightning bolt
• Easy to mount wall plaque backing with keyhole hardware
• Authentic East Boston historical motif.

Handcrafted by skilled artisans, each model is unique and is created using detailed plans and drawings from museum archives and national libraries.

Approximate net product weight: 2.8kg