Ship model, miniature model in a bottle, "Invercargill" of 1874, three-masted clipper complete with masts, rigging & full suit of sails, Neil Fleming, Australia, c. 1975 (OF).
Ship model, miniature waterline model in a bottle, three-masted clipper "Invercargill". Model is complete with masts, rigging and a full set of cream sails .Deck details include anchors, deck rails, hatches, deckhouse, and four ship's boats. Finished in grey, black and white. Mounted on painted carved seascape inside a Haig and Haig whisky bottle, with cork stopper. Stopper is decorated with white string and an anchor motif.
Oval sticker on neck of bottle : FULL / RIGGED SHIP / INVERCARGILL / built 1874