Amati Golden Yacht Ship-in-a-Bottle Model Kit

Item Number AM1350

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$65.95

2 in stock

Description

In 1660 the City of Amsterdam gave a higly decorated yacht like this to Charles II, King of England. The King was so fascinated by this present that he enjoyed calling special races for this kind of boats, which were then called yachting.

Kit contains everything you need to build the ship in a bottle you have always dreamed of. Precut wooden parts, brass photoetched decks, keel and decorated bulwarks. A beautiful glass bottle is included.

Scale: 1/300
Model length: 3.75″

Additional information

Historical Information

In 1660 the City of Amsterdam gave a highly decorated yacht like this to Charles II, King of England. The King was so fascinated by this present that he enjoyed calling special races for this kind of boat. The races were then called yachting.