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Modelhau-Conrad Model of the Forschngsschiff Planet, a German Research Vessel

Modelhau-Conrad Model of the Forschngsschiff Planet, a German Research Vessel

This one is in mint condition. In its Lucite case it. Measures 6.5″ long by 3″ high by 3 wide. The model of the boat itself measures 4.5″ long by 2″ wide by 2 high. This model comes from the collection of James Bloom a published military nautical historian from Washington, DC. See my other… (read more)

1902 ARGENTINA VESSEL SHIP URUGUAY EXPLORER ANTARCTIC SWEDEN Nordenskjöld photo

1902 ARGENTINA VESSEL SHIP URUGUAY EXPLORER ANTARCTIC SWEDEN Nordenskjöld photo

Is an original period item ca 1902 MOMENTS BEFORE RESCUE OF ANTARCTIC EXPEDITION….. In 1899 it remained in disarmament, except for a commission of balizamiento in May in the Buenosairean coast. In view of the political situation with Chile, in 1900 four 76-mm rapid-fire guns were added to Zárate, to then carry out exercises in… (read more)