29 July 2004
PROPERTY OF A NEW ENGLAND COLLECTOR
A scale model of the L. Francis Herreshoff designed yacht Landfall
indistincly signed on the base board C.B. Whethenberg; Marblehead, Ma.
the hull of the model built up and shaped from wood with a green painted bottom, dark blue waterline and a Robin's egg blue topsides. The model has a mahogany veneer deck with scored planking. The model is well detailed with anchor, cabin tops, dory, tiller, port holes, and is rigged as a ketch with 2 masts, standing and running rigging. The model is mounted on a mahogany base board on two turned mahogany pedestals.
24½ x 4½ x 26¼ in. (62.2 x 11.4 x 66.7 cm.) model on base (2)
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