A exhibition standard model of the three island freighter S.S. Alamo of Baltimore
Arthur G. Henning; circa 1970
the hull of the model built up in wood with a red painted bottom, rust brown waterline and black and white topsides marked with draft markings and plimsole marks, the decks are painted grey and fitted with anchors, anchor windlass, cargo mast and boom, cargo winches, cargo masts and booms, ventilators, cargo hatches, deck plates, ladders, walking lines, deck railings, deck structures with open bridge and bridge wings, running lights, name boards, binnacle and ships wheel, boats on davits, funnel, fire buckets, docking wheel, rudder, propeller and other details. Mounted on keel blocks on a mahogany board with a glass cover with brass trim.
15¾ x 41½ in. (40 x 105.4 cm.) cased.