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    U.S. Rescue seaplane miniature from U-571. (Universal, 2000) Consisting of a wooden substructure with fiberglass, resin, vacuum formed components and 106 in. from wing tip to wing tip x 57 in. from nose cone to tail x 20 in. With 11 in. rotating propellers under each wing, pontoon floats, clear vacuum formed windows at cockpit containing detailed miniature pilot and co-pilot figurines in flight gear. Vacuum formed gunners' domed turrets at either side of rear fuselage. Painted in hyper-realistic detail with accurate decal badging and weathering down to soot stains from engine combustion. Right pontoon detached but present. A remarkable example of the finest in Hollywood model making. Detailed tall Provenance: The collection of Grant McCune.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    29th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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