Model of an Orust Jolly Boat of 1890

Model of an Orust Jolly Boat of 1890



Scale 1 : 10, length 49 cm, width 19 cm, height 55 cm
More photos. Click on the photos for high resolution pictures!
Price 800 Euro, plus transport cost


The Orust jolly boat
The jolly boat was built in 1890 in Orust Municipality on the Swedish west coast close to Gothenburg. It was used for fishing, the main activity of that island those days. Frames were spruce, planking was oak.

The Orust jolly boat model, photos, description and dimensions

The ship model was built in walnut according to the original plans of the boat, that were obtained from a Swedish ship modeler. There are more pictures, views of the entire ship model and closer views of details. Click images to enlarge!


This model of an Orust jolly boat was built by Rainer Wedel, Geestland, Germany. He is model maker at the Deutsches Schiffahrtsmuseum (Maritime Museum of Germany) in Bremerhaven.

The boat is a very beautiful, fine piece of work, a true master piece.
The model is 1 : 10 scale. Length is 49 cm, width 19 cm, height 55 cm (including stand). The model can be taken out of the stand, e.g. for transport.

Price of the ship model and transport

The price of the model is 800 Euro, plus transport cost.

Transport: The ship model can be easily shipped in a transport box.
The ship model is available from the builder, Mr. Rainer Wedel, Grasacker 10, 27607 Geestland, Germany,
phone +49 4743 9132632,  Email: .

Please contact him, if you are interested in this model.



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