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Finely-detailed 1:60 scale model of HM Barque Endeavour, as she was rigged in 1768

1986.0077.0001

Finely-detailed 1:60 scale model of HM Barque Endeavour, as she was rigged in 1768

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Finely-detailed 1:60 scale model of HM Barque 'Endeavour'. The model is timber-framed, fully-planked and rigged with wax cordage. It has handmade blocks with deck furniture and fixtures. The model is inside a glass display case. "H.M. 'Endeavour' as she was rigged when she left Plymouth, England on 26 August 1768..." is engraved in a brass plaque inside the case.

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