Sea History 168 - Autumn 2019

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Now you can own a custom-built museum-quality model of “Old Ironsides” ... with proceeds from each sale supporting the National Maritime Historical Society

Launched from a Boston shipyard in 1797, the world-famous Navy frigate USS Constitution is the oldest commissioned warship afloat. Each model is a museum-quality masterpiece you’ll be proud to own and display. Handmade in the USA by skilled master shipmodelers, each small-scale replica comes fully assembled with hand-laid decks, a solid hull carved from kiln-dried mahogany, and authentically rigged with tarred standing rigging. Prices include shipping and insurance within the USA. Each model is made to order—build time is approximately 12–14 weeks. Additional options: Full Sails, add $100 • Simulated Copper Bottom, add $150 • Actual Copper Sheathing, add $300 scale 1/207 1/130

hull length 12” 19”

overall length 18” 28.5”

beam 2.5” 4”

width 6.2” 9.8”

overall height 14.8” 23.3”

price $1,718 $3,040

To order, call 1-914-737-7878, ext. 0. SEA HISTORY 168, AUTUMN 2019 33