DescriptionSEALINE MODEL OF SS 'UNITED STATES'
American Marine and Ship Model Gallery, Salem MA
The SS 'United States is a luxury passenger liner built in 1952 for the United States Lines with an eye to capturing the Trans-Atlantic speed record. To this day, she still holds the record for fastest ocean liner to cross the Atlantic having beaten RMS 'Queen Mary' (from which her design was inspired). Modeled by Ron Hughes.
Presented in 1/600 scale in wood and glass case.
6-1/2 x 23 x 5-1/2 inches (16.5 x 58.4 x 14.0 cm)
Generally fine and well presented
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