Ship model German wheel steamer NAUTILUS of 1870

   

Ship model German wheel steamer NAUTILUS of 1870

    

Scale 1 : 60, length 113 cm, width 30 cm, height 72 cm

More photos: of entire ship, of details. Click on the photos for high resolution pictures! 

 

 

The wheel steamer NAUTILUS was built in 1870 for the Imperial German Navy. In the book of Wittmer, "Deutschlands Taten zur See", Verlag Hermann Montanus, Siegen 1915, the page 68 shows a photo of the NAUTILUS commenting: Old gunboat "Nautilus", 716 (metric) tons, 99 heads, 9 knots (see below, photo middle part, left).

 

     

The beautiful, finely worked, elegant model of the wheel steamer is made of wood and metal. It is 1 : 60 scale. Length is 113 cm, width 30 cm, height 72 cm.

 

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.

    


Page 68 of the book of Wittmer, "Deutschlands Taten zur See", showing a photo of the NAUTILUS
(see below, photo middle part, left):