Barque (four masts), Ship Model

Category
Communication Artifacts
Materials
wood brass and string
Description
A model of a four masted barque built by Mr. LeClerque of Quebec Canada. Hull is carved from a solid block of wood, and is painted with green below the water line and black topsides. Rubing strakes are red. On her deck there are two houses both natural finish. On top of the fore cabin there are two lifeboats on choks. On the forecastle deck among other specific parts is located a large anchor capstan. There are three open hatches midship and on the aft cabin top an other lifeboat. Model is standing rigging only with no sails.