Scale 1 : 33, length 81 cm, width 28 cm, height 66 cm,
More photos: of entire ship, of details. Click on the photos for high resolution pictures!
The ship type galiot
A is usually a schooner-rigged vessel that is very bluff both at bow and stern.
The galiot HOFFNUNG model, photos and dimensions
The ship model was built to plans of .
Please take your time to have a good look at the set of photos. There are several views of the entire ship model taken from all directions, and several closer views of hull, deck and rigging. If you click on a photo you will get that photo in high resolution. Only these high resolution photographs show how much work and handicraft ability were put in the model.
Viewing the high resolution photos: If you use Microsoft Internet Explorer or Firefox, press F11 to minimize navigation bars and have a larger screen with the photos. The high resolution photos are about 12 megapixel. So they are about 5 - 15 times larger than your 0.8 - 2 megapixel computer screen. Most browsers by default downsize the pictures to screen size, so you cannot see all the details of the ship models. To see the original resolution move the mouse over the pictures and click on the magnifying lens.
This model of the galiot HOFFNUNG is a very beautiful and detailed masterpiece by an experienced model builder.
The ship model is 1 : 33 scale. Length is 81 cm, width 28 cm, height 66 cm.
The ship can be taken out of the stand, i.e. for transport.
nthusiasts and model makers enjoy the photos and maybe get ideas or some guidance, if someone builds such a model by himself.