Materials for the hull and the wooden carvings:
Lindenwood with double sheathing outside, and
single sheathing inside. Approximately 12.000 -
32.000 wooden nails and rivets are used
depending on the size of the model.
The Interiors are completely finished and the
cabins are all lit.
and mounted on gun-carriages. All details are
absolutely authentic. The rigs are made from
hemp and the sails are dyed. Rigs and sails are
All wooden carvings and decorations are
treated with 23 carat gold-leaf.
The models are aged according to their era and
are available as hanging or standing models.
The canon shown is build to scale 1:7, cast in
solid bronze, weight 8 kg, size 0.55 yards.
French 1746, limited edition, price US$ 1.150