These picturesque and beautiful ships resembled galleys for their high awnings; but they were much easier to manoeuvre, a feature much appreciated in the naval encounters of that time.
They performed a great number of daring feats.
The jabeques played a decisive role as auxiliaries to the fleets in exploration, discovery, warning and postal missions, specifically in the landing at Algiers and the second site of Gibraltar.
Length : 860 mm - Height : 630 mm - Sleeve : 160 mm
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