A waterline model of the Passenger ferry MV Bute 1954 26x8x9ins. (66x20x24cm)
Lot 106
A waterline model of the Passenger ferry MV Bute 1954 26x8x9ins. (66x20x24cm)
Sold for £218 (US$ 367) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A waterline model of the Passenger ferry MV Bute 1954
Built by J Garven Wood in 1994. Composite hull, painted black to the waterline with white superstructure. Details include scale vehicles, turntables, passenger benches, ship's boats on davits and liferafts. Set on a painted, moulded sea in an acrylic case. 26x8x9ins. (66x20x24cm)

Footnotes

  • Built by the Ailsa Shipbuilding Co. Troon, for the Caledonian Steam Packet Company. Used on the upper Clyde, she remained in service until 1978 when she was sold to Greece but was never recommissioned and was broken up in 1984.
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  1. Kenneth Naples
    Specialist - European Sculpture and Works of Art
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