Korsholm NEW - Dimension: L: 24 W: 5 H: 12 Inches AboutOur Korsholm III model is truly one of a kind. It is handcrafted from beautiful wood such as rosewood, mahogany, teak, and along with various other exotic wood. The hull is constructed using a plank on frame method, each strip of exotic wood are carefully join together to form a smooth hull. This model is completely hand built to spec by skillful and creative master craftsmen; you will be amazed with its formation and at how real it looks. It is carefully painted in lustrous original color: red and white. The construction is absolutely incredible: see-through 3-D of the two stories rear deck, countless windows on the two decks, wooden navigation towers, wooden canoes, wooden benches, metal fences around all deck, painted windows, “Korsholm III” imprinted in black on both side of the ship, and along with many more exclusive ornaments. This beautiful model comes standard with an attached wooden stand with a nameplate engraved “Korsholm III”. Our model was built according to scale through original plans, pictures and drawings. We absolutely use no plastic parts only the highest quality wood and metal parts. Our Korsholm II model boat is shipped fully-assembled and ready to be displayed. HistoryBuilt in 1931, Korsholm III was the first passenger & car ferry to offer service between Vasa, Finland and Ume, Sweden. She was in regular usage in the 50s and 60s before being sold to the Finnish Navy as their flag ship. Today she is still afloat in Sweden as a tourist boat, totally refitted, under the name S/S Stockholm.