A Model Of The U.S. Frigate CONSTITUTION
Anononymous, American, 20th century
A solid hull with painted black topsides, white waist and a copper/green bottom. The deck is mahogany veneer which has been scored to replicate planking. The model is well rigged with 21 sails, all standing and running rigging, including halyards, ratlines, stays, bracing lines, etc. The model is fitted with numerous details including: anchors, deck gratings, pin and fife rails, cannons, ships boats, ship's wheel, windlass and other details. Displayed on a mahogany cradle.
32½ x 9½ x 25¼ in. (82.5 x 24.2 x 64.2 cm.), Model on stand.