Shrimp Model Boat – OMH (B044)

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B044 -

Original price was: £485.Current price is: £437.


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The Shrimp Boat Model by OMH is an exquisite wooden model that captures the essence of the iconic shrimp boats that have plied the waters of the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Coast for decades.

These vessels were an integral part of the fishing industry, and the Shrimp Boat Model pays tribute to their legacy by replicating every detail of their construction and design. From the intricately carved wooden hull to the tall mast and rigging, this model is a true work of art.

The real Shrimp Boat, also known as a trawler or a shrimp trawler, is a type of fishing vessel that was designed to catch shrimp in shallow waters. The boats were equipped with a net that was dragged along the seabed, capturing the shrimp as they went. The shrimp were then sorted, cleaned, and stored on board the vessel.

Shrimp boats were first introduced in the early 20th century and quickly became a staple of the fishing industry. They were particularly popular in the Gulf of Mexico and along the Atlantic Coast, where shrimp was plentiful and in high demand.

Over time, the design of the shrimp boat evolved, with many vessels being modified to incorporate newer technologies and fishing techniques. However, the classic shrimp boat design remains iconic, and is still recognized today as a symbol of the fishing industry and coastal communities.

The Shrimp Boat Model by OMH is an excellent way to celebrate this rich history and tradition. Whether you are a collector, a lover of nautical decor, or simply appreciate the beauty of finely crafted wooden models, this stunning replica is sure to delight. With its attention to detail and expert craftsmanship, the Shrimp Boat Model is a true masterpiece that will be cherished for generations to come.

This Vessel Type is Fishing boat
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