Aviso rigged in topsail schooner
overall length: 97cm. hull length: 70. width: 19. Height without keel: 77. draft: 23. Weight: 2.1kg
Hollow, decked paulownia wood hull.
Deck protected by an open bulwark with 12 ports. Steering wheel.
Stern davits with rowboat. Figurehead and stern in bronze.
Schooner rig with two square sails on the foremast (removable in navigation). Weighted keel for navigation, dismantled on display.
Sails in spinnaker fabrics. 6 sheets and maneuvering cleats. Wood support.
Captain ALBAS freely interpreted an 18th century topsail schooner to make the toy seaworthy and efficient.
Note: the barrels, anchors, steering wheel, annex are not provided in the collection version.
Topsail Schooner Collection
handcraft delay 5/6 weeks