London, South Kensington
17 November 2004
A FINE 1:10 RADIO-CONTROLLED MODEL OF A MERSEY CLASS LIFEBOAT
Modelled by H. Skelton with radio and whip aerials, revolving radar and sat-nav, fairleads, anchor, Samson post, winch, removable engine room hatches, glazed wheel house with wipers and detailed internal fittings, external helm and engine (motor) controls, life-rings, fenders and many other details. The hull, planked in marine ply, is fully appointed internally with dummy engines, ventilators, crew accommodation, two electric motors to four-blade propellers and twin rudders is finished in R.N.L.I. livery and mounted on a detailed caterpillar-track launch carriage. Overall measurements -- 27 x 46in.
(68.5 x 117cm.) Stand, caterpillar box and data sheet.
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No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis This lot is subject to Collection and Storage charges
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