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Sail Model Defender 1895
1895 Sail Model Defender Boat Model by Authentic Models


 
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Defender Sailing Yacht

The sailing yacht Defender was the winner of the 10th America's Cup in 1895 against challenger Valkyrie III. It was designed by Nathanael Greene Herreshoff and built by the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company in 1895, and Herreshoff's second victorious America's Cup defender design. The actual boat was a sloop with all-metal construction; steel, aluminum, and manganese bronze. It was owned by William Kissam Vanderbilt, Edwin Dennison Morgan and Charles Oliver Iselin, and skippered by Henry C Haff. (Wikipedia)

Model is solid wood deck, wood strip built hull in classic shape.

36 1/2" long x 5 1/2" wide x 35" high
Ships to the continental US only.
By Authentic Models

Founded in 1968 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, AM originally specialized in nautical antiques and scale models. Our history of now nearly 50 years spans many products and categories, but the core of our activities and engagement is and always will be historical, exploration, and above all nautical. Navigation and ships are our passion. The history of world discovery is our interest...

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