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John F. Kennedy Jr.'s Toy Schooner

MO 80.80b

Medium: wood, paint, string, metal, wire

Dimensions: Overall: 57 x 48 in. (144.8 x 121.9 cm)

Model of a schooner given as a toy to John F. Kennedy,  Jr. by President Antonio Segni of Italy.  The sailboat has two masts with green and red mainsails, and two forward jibs with yellow and blue sails.  The Kennedy's played with this boat in the waters off Hyannis Port, MA.

This toy schooner was given by the President and Mrs. Antonio Segni of Italy for JFK Jr. during President Kennedy's European trip on July 1, 1963.

John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum