Ready made scale yacht model of Rainbow
This Rainbow J-yacht represents Premier Ship Models´ most affordable category in the wide product range. Even though the price is very affordable, the model offers intricate detailing. The Rainbow J-class yacht model is one of our Authentic Models yachts. Authentic Models´ tradition dates back 40 years ago, when the company was established in Amsterdam in order to create replicas of furniture, artefacts and accessories inspired by the age of exploration, maritime history, cartography and more.
According to our clients, wooden model ships from Authentic Models are of great quality and aim to reflect the authenticity of the original vessels. Rainbow yacht model and other model ships by Authentic Models offered at Premier Ship Models are historically influenced; however the design of the model is very relevant in today´s interior whether modern or traditional.
The model ship is built plank on frame, cotton sails are stitched by hand and includes brass hardware. This beautiful elegant model ship is a great option for decorating any office or home. To better display the model, also a display stand is provided and wall brackets are available separately. The wooden parts are handcrafted and the scale hardware is hand tooled. Inlaid deck strips simulate the original teak deck and worth mentioning is the detailed rigging and sails.
The Rainbow was an American J-yacht challenged by the British Royal Club Endeavour in 1934. The yacht was considered very magnificent because of its length of almost 40 metres and sail area of 750 square metres. Rainbow was designed by Starling Burgees and financed by a syndicate of 18 members. The yacht competed in the America´s Cup, the most prestigious regatta and match race in the sport of sailing.