Scale 1 : 60, length 113 cm, width 30 cm, height 72 cm
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. Click images to enlarge!
This model has already been sold. The pictures and the data are shown in the gallery of the ship models sold only to let enthusiasts and model makers enjoy the photos and maybe get ideas or some guidance, if someone builds such a model by himself.
Page 68 of the book of Wittmer, "Deutschlands Taten zur See", showing
a photo of the NAUTILUS
(see below, photo middle part, left):