Ship modeling is a craft as old as shipbuilding itself, stretching back to ancient times when water transport was first developed.
The Lannan Ship Model Gallery has been in business for over 50 years and is the industry expert on the subject of model ships and nautical antiques.
A 19th-century sailing barque by William Hitchcock, with solid wood hull and copper sheathing. "Wanderer" in gold lettering on side. Overall : 33" x 9" x 24".
19th-century model of the snow brig Star of Dover. Actual vessel is circa 1840. Finely carved hull with stern decoration, scribed deck with hatches, lifeboat, tiller, capstan etc.. Very well...
Highly detailed miniature model of the freighter Pundua flying the British flag. Superb model of the highest caliber showing hatches, masts, lifeboats etc... Set at it's waterline into a glass...