Batavia - Ship model - Wood

Description
Batavia - Ship model - Wood
Netherlands - Second half 20th century

A wooden hand-made model sailing vessel in very neat condition.

The ‘Batavia’ was a large Dutch East Indiaman from the 17th century. The wreck is in a museum in Fremantle, Australia. The VOC ship ‘Batavia’ was built between 1627 and 1628 at the Peper Shipyard in Amsterdam. In the period between 1985-1995 a vessel was reconstructed that can be seen at the Batavia Shipyard in Lelystad.

Lot details
Object
Ship model
Material
Wood
Designer/ Artist
Batavia
Estimated Period
Second half 20th century
Country of Origin
Netherlands
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
48×13×49 cm
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