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Cutty Sark



Numbered model delivered with a certificate of authenticity.
• Very fast clipper designed by the architect Hercule LINTON and built in Dumbarton in Scotland. This sailboat was intended to bring back the new tea harvest from China. After the opening of the Suez Canal, the transport of tea by clippers lost all economic interest and “Cutty Sark” was devoted to cabotage in the Indian Ocean and the Far East, before ;transport wool from Australia. In 1922, she became a training ship and in June 1957, Queen Elizabeth II opened the “Cutty Sark” Museum in Greenwich to the public.

Size Scale Finish Working time
114cm 1/75e Rosewood 300 H