SOLEIL ROYAL MODEL SHIP | Museum-quality | Fully Assembled Wooden Ship Models
SOLEIL ROYAL MODEL SHIP | Museum-quality | Fully Assembled Wooden Ship Models
SOLEIL ROYAL MODEL SHIP | Museum-quality | Fully Assembled Wooden Ship Models
SOLEIL ROYAL MODEL SHIP | Museum-quality | Fully Assembled Wooden Ship Models
SOLEIL ROYAL MODEL SHIP | Museum-quality | Fully Assembled Wooden Ship Models
SOLEIL ROYAL MODEL SHIP | Museum-quality | Fully Assembled Wooden Ship Models
SOLEIL ROYAL MODEL SHIP | Museum-quality | Fully Assembled Wooden Ship Models
SOLEIL ROYAL MODEL SHIP | Museum-quality | Fully Assembled Wooden Ship Models
SOLEIL ROYAL MODEL SHIP | Museum-quality | Fully Assembled Wooden Ship Models
SOLEIL ROYAL MODEL SHIP | Museum-quality | Fully Assembled Wooden Ship Models
SOLEIL ROYAL MODEL SHIP | Museum-quality | Fully Assembled Wooden Ship Models
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SOLEIL ROYAL MODEL SHIP | Museum-quality | Fully Assembled Wooden Ship Models

Vendor
Old Modern Handicrafts
Regular price
$1,003.24 USD
Sale price
$1,003.24 USD
Regular price
$1,136.60 USD
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Specification

 Dimension (inch) 36.0L x 11.0W x 33.0H Inches
Brand name  Old Modern Handicrafts 
Materials western red cedar, rosewood, and mahogany + metal
Model number T072


The story of Soleil Royal 

Flashback to 1692, this vintage and classic Soleil Royal ship model reminds you of the Battle of Barfleur wherre she left Brest, leading a 45-vessel fleet and met a 97-ship strong English and Dutch fleet. Bringing the history vibe home with our historical gunboat, longboat and battle ship model collections.

Soleil Royal (Royal Sun) was a French 104-gun ship of the line, flagship of Admiral Tourville.
She was built in Brest between 1668 and 1670 by engineer Laurent Hubac, was launched in 1669, and stayed unused in Brest harbour for years. She was recommissioned with 112 guns and 1200 men when the Nine Years War broke out in 1688 as the flagship of the escadre du Ponant (squadron of the Ponant).
She was said to be a good sailing ship and her decorations were amongst the most beautiful and elaborate of all baroque flagships. The emblem of the "sun" had been chosen by Louis XIV as his personal symbol.

 

Product description

THIS SOLEIL ROYAL IS TOO LARGE OR TOO SMALL OR ARE YOU'RE LOOKING FOR A CUSTOMIZATION SHIP MODEL?

Our master craftsmen build scale replicas of any vessel including but not limited to tall ship, sailing yachts, cruiseship, speedboat to any size using integration technique of traditional to modern methods.

  • Material: high-grade wood such as: western red cedar, rosewood, and mahogany + metal only (no plastic parts)
  • Skill: best traditional real ship-making methods applied, hundreds of hours required to finish each model by our master craftsmen
  • Uniqueness: each ship is an “Exclusive Edition” where the model has a unique serial number etched into the hull

Packaging 

This SOLEIL ROYAL is packed in a wooden carton with cushions to maximize protection. We ensure that this SOLEIL ROYAL arrives perfectly for display and decoration.

In this final important step, this ship is packed in a sturdy wood and then in a nice carton box with cushion for maximum protection. We also perform a drop test to make sure the package is safe in shipping.

Company profile

Every ship has a story. From bow to stern, star board to port side, every vessel carries its own exquisite history. Through our fine hand craftsmanship, we tell that story the way it deserves to be told – with heart and soul. We uses traditional methods of building ship models, while integrating modern innovations. Our master craftsmen in Vietnam construct each ship entirely by hand using the traditional plank-on-bulk head method. They then harness high-tech tools like laser machines to create fine, accurate details. Each ship is scaled down in precise proportions from the original model for authenticity. It is a masterful synthesis of modern and traditional methods that makes the Old Modern quality one of a kind. What we mean by quality you can trust:

● Extensive research through original plans and pictures makes our models true to life.

● 100% hand-built from scratch, plank by plank.

● Hundreds of hours of work go into our museum-quality models.

● Made of quality wood such as western red cedar, mahogany, rosewood, teak, and more

● Chrome, brass, and cast metal fittings and ornaments add richness and verisimilitude

● Each model must pass a demanding quality control process before leaving the workshop and making its voyage to you. Old Modern Handicrafts carries all manner of ships from every age of sail, and we are also proud to build custom models for our customers. Drop us a line – it’s our pleasure to help you tell your story. Staying at shore? Explore our nautical offerings for the home. Our novelties include vintage-style globes, magnifiers and telescopes, clocks, furniture, and all manner of nautical décor. The same quality of craftsmanship and care is extended to all our products, on land or at sea.

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