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A finely carved 1:10 scale static display model of the American speed boat Typhoon of circa 1929

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A finely carved 1:10 scale static display model of the American speed boat Typhoon of circa 1929
in mahogany and lime with external chrome plated details including fore mast, cleats, fairleads, lamps, two-tone horn, searchlight, split wind shields fore and aft, forward cockpit with steering wheel, instruments, leather covered seating, mid two-seat cockpit, air inlets, fuel tank caps, hinged engine covers opening to reveal eight-cylinder engine, aft single seat cockpit, side mounted twin exhaust pipes, pennant, rudder and single shaft three-blade propellor. The framed and planked hull finished in white beneath the blue boot line and varnish, mounted on two turned chrome-plated columns on a display base
Measurements overall -- 20 x 93 cm.
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