A model of the schooner yacht America
the hull built up in wood, with painted bronze bottom, black topsides, mahogany cap rail and decks detailed with trailboards, anchor windlass, companionways, skylight, capstan, cockpit, tiller, and rigged with a bowsprit, two masts, boom and gaffs and fitted with a suit of stitched linen sails. Displayed on a simple wood cradle.
42½ x 51 in. (108 x 129.5 cm.) model on stand.