Italian line mockup travel agency advertising liner - Plastic, Wood - circa 1965

Description
Italian line mockup travel agency advertising liner - Plastic, Wood - circa 1965
Italy

Advertising model of a travel agency.

Advertising model of the Italian liner Michelangelo (1965) of the shipping company Italia Navigazione Italian Line. Here for the Italy-New York and Caribbean Line.
Plastic model with wooden base and custom plexiglass hood.
Circa 1970 Italian manufacturing by Modelcraft Genova Italy, (manufacturer label available).
Dimensions: Length base 66.7 cm, height 17.5 cm. Width:

In very well-preserved condition. Complete, no broken elements.
Old exhibition model, therefore small and slight exposure flaws: the paper warps slightly at some places on the deck and there is a small lack of paint on the upper deck pool. slightly rippled waterline with a spot marked with blistered paint or glue residue, as well as a stain.
All without altering the general aesthetic.
The plexiglass case shows some fine scratches and traces of use.

The Michelangelo has a dual career: passenger pleasure transport and military transport for troop and quartering.

Lot details
Object
Italian line mockup travel agency advertising liner
Material
Plastic, Wood
Model/ Name
Paquebot Michelangelo
Estimated Period
circa 1965
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions
17×11×66 cm
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in