The task required skillful craftsmen hundreds of hours to accomplish. The model measures overall 37 long from bow to stern.Size: 37" overall length x 29.25" height x 10.5 width. Was built in Amsterdam in 1628 and was armed with 24 cast-iron cannons. The Batavia was shipwrecked on her maiden voyage, and made famous by the subsequent mutiny and massacre that took place among the survivors. Some of the items, including human remains, which were excavated, are now on display in the Western Australian Maritime Museum in Fremantle, Australia. The replica was transported by barge to Australia in 1999 and in the 2000 Olympic Games served as the flagship for the Dutch Olympic Team. Highlights about this Dutch East Indies Company Batavia model. 100% hand built from scratch using plank on bulkhead construction method. Undreds of hours where required to finish this model sailboat. Completed model contains thousands of details created by skillful master craftsmen. Made of finest wood like Rosewood, Mahogany, Teak and other exotic tropical wood. Chrome and brass fittings and ornaments constitute the excellence of this model. Extensive research through original plans and pictures make this model authentic. This model went through a demanding quality control process before leaving the workshop. After that the item will be re listed. Models are securely packed with foam sheets, peanuts or bubble wraps.
All tall ships expert level are fully assembled and packed in an extremely secure wooden crate which is boxed and sometimes double box. This item was in stock at the time of listing. This will assure that your message will be received.
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