Wooden model of Amoy sampan. Flat-bottomed, blunt bow and stern, two-thirds decked with hatches. Centre rudder. Collapsible mast and lug-sail with battens. Painted red, white and green.Length 13 ¼ in.Height (to sail top) 12 ½ in.Width 3 in.
Sold to the Museum by the editor of 'The Mariner's Mirror'. The instructions for assembly of the model were printed in Volume 41 of the journal.