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Lot 0285
This lot is held off site in storage. The buyer of this lot will be liable for the cost of storage at £50 per lot/per day from Monday, 20th May onwards and any outstanding storage fees must be paid before collection. Collection of this lot is strictly by appointment only.A DETAILED STATIC DISPLAY MODEL OF THE S.S. BRITISH VICTORY BUILT BY VICKERS-ARMSTRONG (SHIPBUILDERS) LTD FOR BP TANKERS LTD, 1954, AND MODELLED BY BASSETT-LOWKE the laminated and carved hull with red painted lined decks and painted and plated fittings including anchors with studded chain, deck rails, anchor winches, bitts, bollards, ventilators, companionways, covered oil hatches with pipework, wooden gantries with rails and intermittent cowls, raised superstructure with awning stanchions, over bridge with binnacle and telegraphs, rangefinder and comms masts, benches with wooden slats, wood capped deck rails, hose drums, swimming pool, fitted lifeboats in davits, spare anchor and propeller, liveried funnel and much other fine detail, mounted on six ebonised columns within original glazed light oak case with maker's plates on table stand of issue. Overall measurements -- 68 x 134½ x 26in. (173 x 342 x 66cm.); Case -- 39in. (99cm.) high ~~*~~ Viewing by appointment only -- full set of additional images available via charlesmillerltd.com or on request by email.

Condition

Generally fine overall condition, there is some light blooming to areas of paint, but secure.

Buyer's Premium

  • 24%

A DETAILED STATIC DISPLAY MODEL OF THE S.S. BRITISH

Estimate £5,000 - £8,000Apr 30, 2019