Date Added: 23 June 2006
This is a model of a 2 masted schooner built in a Phillips 40 watt light bulb. The schooner is built as a whole hull model. The bottom of the hull is red and the upper half black. The ships has 2 masts and both masts are built in 2 sections. The rigging is black thread and nicely done. There is a single large cabin on deck. The ship is mounted on 2 parallel strips of wood that span the middle of the light bulb. The light bulb is screwed in a round wooden plinth. This ship is one of several made by Marcel Escurat in the 1960's while he and his family lived in Paimpol in Bretagne, France.
|Type:||Schooner||Maker's Name:||Escurat, Marcel|
|Category:||Light Bulb||Made Where:||Paimpol in Bretagne, France|
|Bottle Size:||4 1/4" x 2 1/4"||Year Made:||1960's|
|Bottle Type:||40 w Phillip Light Bulb|