The task required skillful craftsmen hundreds of hours to accomplish. The Wasa was commissioned in the 17th century, by the King of Sweden to be his countrys finest warship. The Wasa sunk 20 minutes after her launch in 1628. She was raised on April 24, 1961, after 333 years on the sea bottom and completely restored, she now rests in the Stockholm Naval Museum. The model measures 38 long from bow to stern.
Where each model is uniquely identified by a serial number, which is laser cut to the hull of each model. In this edition, we are able to identify the production date of a model, the material that was used on the model, the craftsmen who worked on each area of the model, the individual who inspected the model and also the professional packaging staff. Quality is our number 1 priority, thus all steps are thoroughly supervised from the beginning to the end of making each model. 38" overall length x 33" height x 11 width.
Ready to display, not from any sort of kit. Made of finest wood like Rosewood, Mahogany, Teak and other exotic tropical wood.
Hundreds of hours were required to finish this model sailboat by skillful craftsmen and artisans. Individual wooden planks used in hull construction using plank on bulkhead method. Highly complex rigging with varied thread gauge, hundreds of blocks and deadeyes. Figurehead, cannons, anchors, bell, propeller and other fitting made from metal and/or brass.
Solid wood base and brass nameplate included. Missing and loose parts are not considered damaged or defected.We will send you extra parts with instruction. The actual items colors may vary from colors shown on your monitor.
Listing pictures were taken from prototypes. Item(s) in stock might slightly different from the listing pictures. There are no two models looks identical. The item "Vasa 1628 Wasa Swedish Tall Ship 38 Built Wooden Model Boat Assembled" is in sale since Sunday, December 20, 2015.
This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Models & Kits\Boats, Ships\Wooden". The seller is "atlantisgift" and is located in New York. This item can be shipped to United States.