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Wasa Ship Model in Display Case Miniature Size

Admiralty Ship Models
(Code: C0001)
In Stock
(3 Item(s) In Stock)
55.00

This Swedish miniature model ship is made of moulded plastic and the sails are made of cloth. The wooden case is handcrafted and has glass panes supported by solid teak. Miniature VASA in a display case is an ideal seaside gift for Swedish hosts and friends.

 

  1.  #DESCRIPTION#
    Dimensions:
    Length: 10-1/2" (26.5 cm)
    Height: 6-1/4" (17 cm)
    Depth: 4" (10 cm)

    The model is made of moulded plastic and the sails are made of cloth. The wooden case is totally handcrafted and has glass panes supported by solid teak.
  2. #HISTORY#
    The three-masted royal ship launched in 1627. Length 70.00 m, breadth 11,50 m, draught 4,80 m, displacement 1,400 tons, sail area 1,150 m2, with a crew of 133 sailors and 300 soldiers. On its maiden voyage in 1628, the Wasa capsized and sank in the Stockholm harbour. 53 of the ship's 64 cannons were salvaged in 1664. The ship itself was lifted from the sea on 24th April 1961, and the Wasa Museum was opened the following year.
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