Ideally suited to enthusiasts of model sailing ships, this Limited Edition replica of the America racing yacht is a highly accurate and detailed museum quality scale model yacht. Displayed proudly upon a desk, table, shelf or mantle, fine craftsmanship and elegant lines make this replica model a worthy homage to the namesake yacht of the America’s Cup.
35″ L x 6″ W x 26″ H (1:38 scale)
- Authentic museum-quality scale model yacht replica of the real America racing yacht
- Fully assembled with all masts, sails and rigging already secure and taut
- Individual plank on frame construction of the hull using fine quality woods, with each plank and wood grain visible through the paint
- High quality craftsmanship and details, including:
- Carved wooden eagle on stern as the real America
- Increased details and items on deck compared to standard models
- Lifeboats with accurate design including oars added to the deck
- Metal anchors with wooden crossbars hang from metal chains
- Accurate scale of all deck and hull components, including ribbed capstan with brass spars, sunken cockpit, individual deck planking and many others
- Significantly increased rigging with greater detail and accuracy to match the real America yacht
- Thick, sturdy canvas used for all sails
- Cloth flag and racing pennant fly from the rigging and mast
- Meticulously hand-stained, painted and accurately detailed to match the historical America racing yacht
- Limited production run only 50 of this model
- Significant research to guarantee accuracy of our sailing ship models includes sources such as photos, historical plans and original artwork
This model sailboat may require minor assembly (varies by model) to help keep costs down and avoid damage during shipping.
Simply follow instructions to raise mast, attach sails and immediately display in less than 2 minutes.