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Item Details

Lot #567
DepartmentModels
Sold For$650.00(hammer price)
 $780.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedJuly 25, 2019

Description

TEN WATERLINE MODELS OF SHIPS Circa 1965
Each built up in wood and painted and detailed in the company livery. Includes the Lafayette, the Ile de France with two funnels, the Champlain, the Paris, the Liberte,
the Normandie, the Ile de France with three funnels, the France (by Triang), the France IV and the Nieuw Amsterdam. Some are French Line or Holland-America Line ships. Length of the longest 11.25."

Condition

Overall very good condition, some minor losses, wear to paint and minor dects, consistent with age and handling. One wing bridge is cracked, som masts are bent, some models are slightly dirty. Six larger ones with incised Van Ryper markings, smaller ones with remnants of a black substance on base. The metal one marked SS France, made in England"."

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.

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