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Re: WIN a free Handmade Ship!
The armament placement suggests an Italian Navigatori, but the prominent AA platform aft amidships doesn't fit. But that is as close as I can get at the moment...
I Recently received a ship collection of early 1920's ship models made of wood and wire (Like Bass or Lime wood). Included were 20 of the same design I could not identify. The rest of the models were easily identifiable. Attached are some pictures.
The first person who can come up with a verifiable identification of the model wins it (just pay $7.50 shipping). By verifiable, I mean a plan drawing or description that makes sense from a published source. I do believe the models came from the early 1920's, as the other models, wood box, shipping tag seem to bear that out. Came from UK.
I have an plausible idea, but don't want to taint the research efforts. It made be a planned ship that came out differently. A periord Janes might help (one of the other models I could only find in a 1914 Janes). Good Luck!
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