Wood model boat kit from Amati.
All wooden parts are precut, for more accurate assembling, decks, and keel
are photoetched, guns are metal casted. The kit includes: wooden hull, decks,
masts, and skylights, glass bottle with wooden cap, cloth sails, and instruction
In 1660 the City of Amsterdam gave a higly decorated yacht like this to Charles II, King of England. The King was so fascinated by this present that he enjoyed calling special races for this kind of boats, which were then called yachting.
Intermediate Skill Level:
Boat Length: 4-1/4", Height: 3-1/2", Scale 1:300
Display stand, tools, glue, and paint is not included.Links:You Tube video: Unboxing the Golden Yacht ship in bottle kit
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