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A rare American ship-in-a bottle with paper label giving complete history and year made 1932


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Nautical Antiques and Antique Ship Models


Inventory ID: 11884

Item Title:

A rare American ship-in-a bottle with paper label giving complete history and year made 1932


Item Description:

Wonderful and rare American sailor made ship in a BOTTLE with paper label stating "Barque Monsoon, 678 tons, built at Bath, Maine, USA, in 1851 Abandoned at Sea 1890 when bound from Liverpool to Perth. Model made on board SS Sanblass, Capt. Grand, 1932." It is quite rare to find such a complete historical record on a ship-in-a bottle. The heavy old bottle measures 11" long.


Price: SOLD

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