Features: HMS Surprise 30″
SOLD FULLY ASSEMBLED
Ready for Immediate Display – Not a Model Ship kit
Fine craftsmanship and attention to detail highlight this scale tall model ship replica of HMS Surprise, the ship made famous in Patrick O?Brian?s Aubrey-Maturin series and the film Master and Commander: Far Side of the World with Russel Crowe.?Whether seated upon a shelf, desk or table, these HMS Surprise tall ship models proudly displays their exquisitely-crafted features and indomitable historic, patriotic and adventurous spirit.
30″ Long x 9″ Wide x 23″ High (1:82 scale)
Built from scratch?by master artisans
Individual wooden?planks?used in hull construction
High quality woods?include cherry, birch, maple and rosewood
Extensive rigging?more than 150 blocks and deadeyes in this tall model ship
Gun ports?actually cut into the hull
Amazing Details, including:
Planked deck with nail holes
Authentic scale lifeboat
Rudder chains, cannonball racks
Finely carved and hand-painted window details on the stern
Solid brass cannons and metal anchors
Additional deck details such as cannon balls, barrels, etc.
Masterfully stitched, heavy canvas sails hold shape and do not wrinkle
Taut rigging with varied thread gauge and color
Meticulous painting?accurately matches the actual HMS Surprise
Wooden display base?features four arched dolphins
Pictured with marble base (available for purchase)
Extensive research?of original plans, historical drawings and paintings as well as actual photographs ensures the highest possible accuracy
Note:? The two side lifeboats are prone to being damaged during shipping.? As such they have been discontinued and are not offered on the regular model, only the limited edition HMS Surprise models have these extra lifeboats.