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Yacht for sale


The classic yacht SILK is one of the rare 8 MJI built in France. She was the winner of the Royal Regatta in 1949 and a micro in 1951. SILK has been restored according to the original plans found in the Musée de la Marine in Paris. The boat is in excellent condition and ready to race again.


Do not hesitate to contact us to receive her full specification.

Model 8 M JI Year built / Refit 1947 / 2016 Builder CHIESA, Cannes Architect François Camatte Length 14,85 m Beam 2,48 m Draft 2,20 m Displacement 9,00 t Construction Wood Engine 2 0 HP VOLVO MD11C
Flag French

News & publications

  • SILK : Now Relaunched
    June 5, 2023

    SILK : Now Relaunched

    Built more than half a century ago in the Chiesa shipyard in Cannes according to her original plans, SILK hasn't run out of steam since. She was a winner of royal regattas in 1949, micro regattas in 1951, and has managed to maintain a worthy performance since. Recently refitted, this...

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  • SILK : New CA Listing
    February 9, 2023

    SILK : New CA Listing

    This beautiful French 8 MJI sailing yacht named SILK is formidable during races thanks to her technicalities while maintaining an elegant look. In 1949 she was the winner of the Cannes Royal Regatta. In accordance with her original layout plans found at the Musée de la Marine in...

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