The task required skillful craftsmen hundreds of hours to accomplish. Size: 28" overall length x 27" height x 10 width. She remained unused for years till 1688 when the Nine Years War broke out, then the warship was recommissioned with 112 guns. She was named in honor of the Sun King, Louis XIV who had chosen the emblem of the Sun as his personal symbol.One of the most powerful ships of her day, she met her demise while beached in Cherbourg for repairs after the Battle Of Barfleur. She was attacked by 17 ships, which she managed to repel with artillery fire.
Unfortunately a fireship set her stern on fire and the fire soon reached the powder rooms. There was only one survivor of the 800+ man crew. The model measures 28 long from bow to stern. In this edition, we are able to identify the production date of a model, the material that was used on the model, the craftsmen who worked on each area of the model, the individual who inspected the model and also the professional packaging staff. Quality is our number 1 priority, thus all steps are thoroughly supervised from the beginning to the end of making each model.
Other Size Soleil Royal Assembled Wooden Scale Model Tall Ships Are Available. 100% hand built from scratch using plank on frame 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.
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The item "Soleil Royal Tall Ship Wooden Model 28 French Warship Built Boat New" is in sale since Friday, July 26, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Transportation\Boats & Ships\Military\Models".jimscar-go" and is located in Ontario, California. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Canada, Mexico, Australia.