An exceptional presentation model of the sailing and pulling Lifeboat "Christopher Brown"
hull from solid timber, in the RNLI livery of red/white/blue, with bow badge, bilge keels and gunwale manropes. White turtle-back decks fore and aft, pulling thwarts with brass crutches, floorboards with stretchers. Equipment includes oars, mast, spars and sails, rudder and yoke, life ring and sampson posts. Mounted on brass pillars in a period display case, and a silver dedication plaque with carrick bend rope border inscribed "Model of the Lifeboat Christopher Brown stationed at Penmon Anglesey under the management of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution presented to Christopher Brown Esq. in acknowledgement of his valuable contribution 1868". Together with a presentation address to Christopher Brown and a photograph of the lifeboat on the slipway at Penmon. 33x12x11.5in(84x30x29cm) (3)