A Great Nautical Decor
A Kerala souvenir made in Mandvi connecting trade relations with Arab world
Made with Balsa Wood
These handcrafted models are made by skilled master craftsmen and take hundreds of hours to complete
The Uru also known as Fat Boat is a Dhow-type wooden ship made in Beypore, a village of Kerala. This type of boat has been used by the Arabs since ancient times as trading vessels and the art of Uru making in Beypore is as old as the beginnings of India’s maritime trade with Mesopotamia.
Fittings and ornaments are made of cast metal
Size ( L W H )
Approx 20 x 3.5 x 18 inches
This wooden model is for decor purposes, it cannot float. Keep it in Dry Conditions.
Craftsmanship of Mandvi
Kerala Uru Model Ship
Model Ship Store Order Policy
Please keep a note, orders of Model Ship Store can take more time than expected to ship. It totally depends on number of items ordered. A new model is handcrafted after a confirmed order. You just have to wait more on some orders