America was a 19th-century racing yacht and first winner of the America’s Cup international sailing trophy. In 1851, She won the Royal Yacht Squadron’s 53-mile (85 km) regatta around the Isle of Wight by 18 minutes. The Squadron’s “One Hundred Sovereign Cup” or “£100 Cup”, sometimes mistakenly known in America as the “One Hundred Guinea Cup,” was later renamed after the original winning yacht.
Authentic Models are known for its excellent quality wooden ship models. With a team of skillful, and hardworking craftsmen, they have built thousands of models. Popular with the eye catching details which make it an athentic replica. The models are of fantastic standard and can be proudly displayed in many homes, offices, luxurious galleries, and museums around the world. This America Model Yacht has a fabulous varnished wood finish, perched beautifully on wooden base with name plaque.