American Schooner Yacht Diorama<br> Exceptional Fine Art Quality<br> Ca 1880

Presented is an extremely rare shadow box model of an unnamed American schooner yacht of the last decade of the 19th Century, with a small screw steamer yacht close off her port bow. There is a 13 star American “Boat” flag flying from the schooner’s main gaff and a swallow tail house flag showing a padlock from the main truck.

Royal Yacht Squadron<br> “Tatania” Half Model<br> Ca 1850

RARE BUILDER’S HALF HULL SHIP MODEL BUTTOCK’S METHOD AMERICA’S MATCH RACE CHALLENGER “TATANIA” Royal Yacht Squadron Ca 1850 Presented is a beautiful antique builder’s half hull model made to loft the lines of a very special British Royal Yacht Squadron schooner yacht, TATANIA. It is mounted on a Mahogany backboard with plaque that describes the vessel’s history and dimensions. Both […]

Half Hull Model<br> of Grand Banks Schooner<br> “Mary B Dyer”

BEAUTFUL HALF HULL MODEL OF THE GRAND BANKS SCHOONER “MARY B DYER” DESIGNED BY FAMOUS BUILDER DONALD McKAY DIMENSIONS: Ship: 51” L x 6” Beam x 7” Depth         Backboard: 54 ¾” x 11” Weight: 23 lbs This very impressive and quite large half hull model is one of the handsomest that we’ve […]

Half Hull Model <br>of “Thistle”<br> By Nat Herreshoff

Half Hull Model of Nat Herreshoff’s “Thistle” Presented is a very fine vintage Half Hull Model of the “Thistle” by Nat G.Herreshoff. Nathanael Greene Herreshoff was an American naval architect, mechanical engineer, and yacht design innovator. He produced a succession of undefeated America’s Cup defenders 1893-1920. In 1878 Herreshoff, a graduate of MIT, returned to […]

Large American Pilot Boat<br> Half Hull Model<br> Ca 1860

American Pilot Boat Half Hull Model  BACKBOARD 49″ L x 14″ H x 7″ depth MODEL LOA 43 1.2″ LOD 37″ L X 6″ Weight  14 Lbs. Presented is a large antique builder’s display style half model which was used to commemorate the launching of this vessel. It may have been given to the owner or it may […]

Seven Lift Half Hull<br> Builder’s Model

SEVEN LIFT STEAM/ SAILING POWERED SHIP HALF HULL BUILDER’S MODEL DIMENSIONS: The backboard 22″ L x 6 1/2″ H x 1/2″ T Hull: 18″ L x 3 ¼” D x 4″ W Weight: 2 lbs. 1 oz. Presented is a lovely and nicely finished half hull model of a steam/sailing ship showing 7 lifts out […]

Unusual Half Hull “Buttocks” Model<br>Baltimore Fishing Boat

Half Hull “Buttocks” Model of Chesapeake Fishing Boat Dimensions Backboard: 30 1/4″ x 11 1/4″ Half Model: LOA 23 1/2″ Deck to keel at Bow: 5 1/2″ Deck to Keel at Stern: 3 1/4″ Weight:  9 lbs. Presented is an unusual antique builder’s half hull model. It was made to loft the lines of a […]

Pair America’s Cup<br> Half Hull Models<br> Ranger & Enterprise<br> ca 1930s

America’s Cup Half Hull Models Enterprise and Ranger   Dimensions   Presented are a pair of shadowbox style framed Half Hull Models of two famous America’s Cup yachts, Ranger and Enterprise. Ranger was a J-class racing yacht that successfully defended the 1937  America’s Cup, defeating the British challenger Endeavour II 4-0 at Newport, Rhode Island. It was the last time […]