Robert Hansen, of East Setauket, is selling the H.M.S. Bounty, the replica tall ship featured in the 1962 Marlon Brando version of "Mutiny on the Bounty" and two "Pirates of the Caribbean" sequels. Asking price: $4.9 million.
People file off the HMS Bounty after a tour during the Tall Ships Celebration in Bay City, Mich., July 16, 2010.
Robert Hansen, the East Setauket businessman who nine years ago bought and restored the replica of one of the most famous vessels in history, is reluctantly selling the 180-foot ship. Hansen has an original piece of ship's bulwark and pinrail, which had to be replaced. (July 30, 2010)
Hansen with an original piece of ship's bulwark and pinrail, and a poster of the MGM movie "Mutiny on the Bounty." (July 30, 2010)
The Bounty, based in Greenport, sails near Point Defiance Park in Commencement Bay near Tacoma, Wash. Wednesday, July 3, 2008, while taking part in the Tall Ships Tacoma festival.
The Bounty sails in the ship canal at the Duluth Tall Ships parade of sails, July 29, 2010 in Duluth, Minn.