A good cased model of the clipper ship Thermopylae
Built by the Master modeller I.W.Marsh.
Hull of timber, painted green to the waterline and maroon below, with painted figurehead, trailboards and stern decoration. Varnished deck with detailed fittings, deck houses and ship's boats. Wooden spars with moulded sails and detailed rigging. set on crutches in a glazed display case. 37.5x24x12ins. (95x61x30cm)