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Model of American Full-Rigged Ship
Category: Marine
SubType: Model Ships
Origin: America-USA
Era: 19th Century
Height: 55 inches
Width: 70 inches
Depth: 25 inches
Superb model of an American full-rigged ship, Northern New England, 1st quarter of the 19th century.

The shape of the hull, billet head and stern carving, sail plan and the real and painted gun ports suggest a merchant ship circa 1780-1820. The lead keel suggests possible use as a design model in period.

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