A Model Of An Armed British Naval Cutter Of 1760**
Anonymous, British, early 20th century
Modeled in ivory over a wood plug with a painted wood waist and cap rail. The deck is also modeled in ivory as are a number of the other deck details. These include the tiller, deck house, and spare spars. Other details include: anchor, pin rails, chain plates, cannons rigged on carriages, deck gratings, coils of line, and numerous other details. The model is well rigged with one mast, ratlines, backstays, running rigging and other details. The model is displayed on a mahogany base in a modern mahogany case with glass and brass trim.
14 x 7½ x 14½ in. (35.5 x 19.1 x 36.9 cm.), cased dimensions.