12 September 2000
A well presented and detailed display model of the express cruising steam yacht Vamoose
with anchors and chains, fairleads, bollards, coiled ropes, anchor davit, anchor winch, companionways, safety nets, life belts, glazed wheelhouse with brass bell, navigation and search lights, deck lights, stayed funnel finished in yellow with safety valve extension pipe and whistle, companionways, ventilators, hatches, two lifeboats in davits with bottom boards, thwarts and oars and other details. The hull, carved form the solid, with bilge keels, two three-blade brass propellors and twin rudders, is finished in cream and red and mounted on two turned brass columns, glazed display case -- 113 x 119.5cm.
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