Santisima Madre

850

Dimension: Length 65 x Width 27 x Height 63 cm.

Grade B / Quality Superior

Construction of the boat:

  • We place a double layer of plank on the hull, Teak wood.
  • Decks made with small planks of Oak wood.
  • Masts and other pieces on the deck are made Teak and Acajou wood.
  • Sculptures, anchors, and canons are molded in Zinc metal and painted.
  • Cotton sails tinted in tea.
  • Ropes are cotton and nylon waxed in the bee wax to do the rigging.

Description

Santisima Madre Ship Model

Origin: Spanish

Year: 1769

Spanish ship SantĂ­sima Madre

Name: Nuestra Señora de la Santísima Madre

Launched: Havana, Cuba, 3 March 1769

Homeport: Cadiz, Spain

Santisima Madre ship model (officially named Nuestra Señora de la Santísima Madre by royal order on 12 March 1768.

Nicknamed La Real, sometimes confused with the galleon Santísima Madre y Nuestra Señora del Buen Fin. Santísima Madre or Most Holy Trinity was a fortress in the Captaincy General of Chile. Existed on the north shore of the Bio-Bio River in what is now the Bío Bío Province.

However, Santisima Madre ship model  was built directly across the river from Fort Espíritu Santo by the Royal Governor of Chile.

After that, it was abandoned by the same governor in 1591 and destroyed by the Indians.

Most importantly, the Santisima Madre ship model was a 400-ton galleon commanded by Captain Francisco de Peralta. Moreover, which escaped with the Panama treasure when Sir Henry Morgan attacked Panama City in January 1671. It was captured by English pirates in April 1680, renamed Trinity and used as their flagship.

Firstly, the Santísima Madre was a galleon destined for merchant shipping between the Philippines and México. In 1755, the Santísima Madre , steered by French pilot Antoine Lemaire de Boucourt.  Firstly, she made a bad voyage from Manila to Acapulco which lasted 221 days and is said to be the third longest in the history of the line. Moreover, on 23d of July, 1755, with 435 persons on board, of whom 74 died on the way.

Additional information

Weight 11 kg
Dimensions 75 × 37 × 73 cm