Beautiful 1:500 scale waterline model of USS MAINE, 1998. Model was displayed, but in as new condition. This model was hand built by marine artist Alexander Scherbak from thoroughly and expertly selected hardwoods, with steel and brass wire parts. Hull is carved from very hard maple (as Framburg hulls) to be strong in thin ram area. Wood was stained before applying of several layers of primer and paint to insure long life of the miniature. So quality of the model is reflected not just in visual result, but built in construction and finishing techniques. Models comes in cardboard box. One photo shows the model during construction , displaying the quality of materials and craftsmanship. SIZE: Scale 1:500. Length of the model 7.5 (19 cm). This model was a part of the Series of ID style (identification, spotter, recognition) models. This series is designed for discerning 1:600 and 1:500 scale collectors to fill gaps in the WWII ID model production. We pack models with GREAT CARE using special materials and boxes. Thank you for looking! The item “USS MAINE battleship recognition ID model 1500 scale like Framburg Van Ryper” is in sale since Friday, December 16, 2016. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Transportation\Boats & Ships\Military\Models”. The seller is “sansim555″ and is located in Englewood, Colorado. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States