Model of a 16th century armed ship from the Port of Ragusa in the Adriatic. 3 masts, fully rigged with full set of leather sails, and carrying 12 guns in open gun ports. 2 red anchors, rudder ,1 lifeboat, companionways, crows nest on both foremast and mainmast mainsails. Yellow figurehead of a bird's head at prow, decorative scrollwork on both sides of hull, . On the stern, a gold shield, and a scroll depicting the sun between 2 mermaids.. Large red cross on both foremast and mainmast mainsails. Alternate bands of red and green on pennant on foremast. White flag bearing yellow image of emperor on mainmast. Green pennant with 'Libertas' in white on rearmast. Hull and superstructure black with blue stripe midway along length of hull. . Model mounted on black base.