This high quality, highly detailed, expert level, Lady Washington model is Brand New, fully assembled and ready for display (not a kit). Was made famous when Jack Sparrow hijacked her in the 1st. The sailboat model is built exactly to scale as the original Lady Washington was with many details. The task required skillful craftsmen hundreds of hours to accomplish. Was built in 1750 on the Essex River in Massachusetts, rigged originally as a sloop, later as a brigantine but has also been described as a brig or snow and there are.
Serious disagreements and heated discussions among many historians. Was a 90-ton merchant sloop.
She sailed around Cape Horn and participated in the fur and pelt trade with the coastal Native Americans in the Pacific Northwest and in tea and porcelain across the Pacific in China. She was captained originally by Robert Gray, and later by John Kendrick, former captain of her larger sailing partner, the Columbia Rediviva (Kendrick insisted he and Gray switch vessels mid-journey).Under the command of Kendrick, she was refitted as a brig (she was formerly a sloop). She became the first American vessel to reach the island of Japan in an unsuccessful attempt to move some unsold pelts.
The Lady remained in the Pacific trade and eventually foundered in the Philippines in 1798. For more information and to even book a sailing adventure aboard a full scale reproduction of The Lady Washington.The model measures 25 long from bow to stern. (not including the bow sprit). It's a fabulous boat model that will be a conversation piece for any room or office. More Wooden Model Tall Sailing Pirate Ships & Boats Are Available. 100% hand built from scratch using plank on frame construction method. Included with this expert level sailboat model is a solid wood base with a brass name plate. Size: 25" overall length (bow to stern not including bow sprit) x 26" height x 5.5 width. Undreds of hours where required to finish this model sailboat. Completed model contains thousands of details created by skillful master craftsmen.
Made of finest wood like Rosewood, Mahogany, Teak and other exotic tropical wood. Chrome and brass fittings and ornaments constitute the excellence of this model. Extensive research through original plans and pictures make this model authentic. This model went through a demanding quality control process before leaving the workshop.
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