A display model of Gold Cup Racer G5 - Baby Bootlegger
Anonymous (American, 20th century)
The hull of the model is built up from the solid with the bottom painted red and the topsides, deck, cockpit either planked or finished in mahogany veneers. These areas are finished bright in a high gloss varnish. Other details on the model incluse: brass stem plate, brass hatch frames, cleats, jack staff with club pennant, flagstaff with American yacht ensign, cockpit (including wheel and dashboard details), transom plate, propeller, propeller strut, rudder, and other details. Model is displayed on a pair of brass pedestals in a brass framed glass case with a mahogany base.
45 x 13¾ x 14½ in. (114.3 x 35 x 36.8 cm.) cased dimensions.