Marine, Folk Art
Outstanding very large, elegant mahogany half hull model of “John Forsyth”, schooner built in 1904 for the Thames Tow Boat Company of New London, Connecticut. The model was purchased directly from a member of the Chappell Family, 4 generation owners of the yacht yard & tow boat company. Forsyth was to serve as the first captain of the schooner which bore his name.
Overall Size: 81 1/2″ x 16″