This refers to the bow of a schooner, though vertically oriented. Paul actually worked on a schooner once, in Alaska, many moons ago. Buying from LEOPOLDgallery is secure. You’ll receive a receipt, and we’ll personally guide you from acquisition to installation. Each piece comes with instructions, and is easy to install. Don’t settle for poorly designed, poorly engineered imitations. Buy an original Whitaker Wind Sculpture. You’ll treasure it for life!