1 June 2006
a waterline travel agents model of the T.S.S. Fairstar
the hull of the model painted with a green bottom and white topsides, and detailed with portholes and cut-out promenade decks. The fore deck, intermediate deck and top deck are green applied paper, and the other decks are paper with the planking stenciled on. Details include bollards, hatches, cargo cranes, built up superstructures, bridge wings, main mast, life boats on davits, funnel painted in Sitmar Lines livery, pool deck chairs, umbrellas, and other details. Displayed on a mahogany base with a plexiglass cover.
9½ x 40½ in. (24.1 x 102.9 cm.) cased
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