A cased set of U.S. Navy miniature models of Merchant ships, Set MK I circa 1943 14-1/2 x 10 x 2-3/4 in. (36.8 x 25.4 x 6.9 cm.)the box closed. 15

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Lot 99W
A cased set of U.S. Navy miniature models of Merchant ships, Set MK I South Salem Studios, So Salem, NY circa 1943
14-1/2 x 10 x 2-3/4 in. (36.8 x 25.4 x 6.9 cm.)the box closed. 15

US$ 600 - 800
£ 450 - 600

World War II

5 Jun 2014, 10:00 EDT

New York

A cased set of U.S. Navy miniature models of Merchant ships, Set MK I South Salem Studios, So Salem, NY circa 1943
in 1:1200 scale, each model in cast metal, painted grey and displayed on a painted blue board with the ship identified on the bottom. Included are: Passenger New (two stack); Passenger New (one stack); Passenger Old (one stack); Combination Passenger Cargo-old; Modern Freighter (Split Superstructure); Liberty Ship; Standard Freighter–old; Engines Aft Cargo; Tanker; Trawler; Old Three-Island Freighter; Combination Passenger Cargo- Modern; Tanker – Modern; Collier; Whaler. Each model detailed with deck structures, armament, funnels and other details. All contained in the original box with rope handles and stenciled labeling. The box marked "Property of U.S. Navy Made by South Salem Studios, So Salem, New York."
14-1/2 x 10 x 2-3/4 in. (36.8 x 25.4 x 6.9 cm.)the box closed. (15)
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