20 PLEASANT STREET - PO BOX 6102, GLOUCESTER, MASSACHUSETTS, 01930

English State Barge c. 1700

by Donald McNarry, FRSA

English State Barge c. 1700

Waterline model built 1985

Glazed case with birdseye maple veneer

A grand and elegant State Barge is displayed full-hull, though in a scenic-style. It has numerous enhancing carvings in relief along the aft gunwales, and exhibits natural-finish, red interior bulwarks, with a guilt stern shield having the cipher initials CR. It flies the British Union flag on her aft flagstaff. The cabin is framed and decorated with glazed windows and blue roof and is depicted drawn-up on a simulated pebble beach.

Model type: Extreme Miniature
Scale: 8' = 1"
Size: 7 3/4" L x 3 1/2" H x 3" W
Class: A/Special
Code: IYRS 3802