25 June 2008,
Price realised USD 750
USD 1,200 - USD 1,800
a scale model of the M.S. Sagafjord
Maritime Replicas, ca.1990
built up in brass and painted in Cunard lines livery. Detailed with wooden decks, life boats name boards, antennaes and other details. Mounted on a pair of brass pedestals and displayed in a plexiglass case with a mahogany base.
23¼ x 7 x 8 in. (59.1 x 17.8 x 20.3 cm.) cased dimensions.
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