A model of the Swedish warship:  Wasa 1628
Lot 4213W
A model of the Swedish warship Wasa 1628
US$ 700 - 1,000
£450 - 640

Lot Details
A model of the Swedish warship Wasa 1628
title plaque on stand
height of stand 26 1/2in (67.5cm); length 25 1/2in (65cm); width 12in (30.5cm), together with model of a skiff. height 9in (23cm); length 9 1/2in

Footnotes

  • Vasa or Wasa was a Swedish warship built 1626-1628. The ship foundered and sank after sailing less than a nautical mile into its maiden voyage on 10 August 1628.
    The ship was rediscovered and raised from the floor of the Stockholm harbor in 1961. The ship has become one of Sweden's most popular tourist attractions.
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