Marlin’s common name is thought to derive from its resemblance to a sailor’s marlinspike. They are incredibly fast swimmers, reaching speeds of up to 68mph in the water. Our marlin appears to be thick in the fight for his life, struggling against the fisherman.Caught for you and measuring 10.5″H x 5.5″W x 4″D. Materials: Brass, Marble from SPI. In Stock.