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The Dutch barge called "tjalk" was a very successful type of vessel for navigation in shallow tidal waters. Their trademark leeboards were used to reduce the sideways drift when sailng close to the wind.
This ship model of an Amsterdam tjalk is 1 : 36 scale. It is a beautiful and finely worked piece of art. Overall length is 63 cm, width 13 cm, height 48 cm. The ship shows the flag of Amsterdam in the mast top.
This model has already been sold. The pictures and the data are shown in the gallery of the ship models sold only to let enthusiasts and model makers enjoy the photos and maybe get ideas or some guidance, if someone builds such a model by himself.