Nautical Antiques and Antique Ship Models
Inventory ID: 11902
A mid 19th century unrigged sailor's model of a 96 gun ship, possibly HMS Asia, circa 1840-1850.
This wonderful sailor made model has its' hull carved from the solid with guns protruding from the gun ports. A slightly outsized carved bust length male figurehead also adornes the model. NOTE: This unusual stern quarter of this model closely resembles that of the H M S Asia, launched in 1824. Admiral Codrington used this ship as his flagship during the Battle of Navarino. Length: 22"
Sale Price: $1,800
Your Savings: 50%
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