A half-model of the U.S.S. Yorktown
Sailor-made, circa 1945
made from wood of the flight-deck, detailed with hull, flight deck, superstructure and other details. Displayed on a mahogany plaque with a label identifying the ship and scale of the model. Along with shipyard made launching models (ashtrays) for the U.S.S. Enterprise, the U.S.S. Midway, and the U.S.S. Yorktown.
6 x 16-1/4 in. (15.2 x 41.2 cm.) the half-model and smaller. (4)