Four masted barque's

Ship's in bottles contain many different types of Ship. Here is our selection of antique sailor made, ship in a bottle that contain four masted sailing ships that have barque rig ie square sails on the fore, main and mizzen masts but fore and aft sails on the jigger mast.


(above) An antique sailor made ship in a bottle of a four masted barque being escorted into port by a steam tug. The diorama backdrop is extremely detailed and shows coastline, lighthouse, signal stations, windmills, houses and trees. The ship is named "FRIEDA" and is set on a simulated moulded putty sea and details include: standing and running rigging, deck houses, foredeck railings and numerous flags. The steam tug has simulated smoke coming from the funnel, there is also two smaller steam vessels and two sailing vessels in the bottle. This ship in a bottle was made by a German sailor and the flags on the signal stations, lighthouse tug and barque are the German Schleswig-Holstein flag, also the sailing ship has a tripple gaffed mizzen mast which was common on German vessels. ( SOLD )

(above) An antique sailor made ship in a bottle of a four masted barque mounted on an intricately carved hardwood stand. The ship is set on a simulated moulded putty sea and details include: standing and running rigging, deck houses, skylights, ships boats, whaleback, capstan, poop aad foredeck railings. The ships hull is shown painted with fake gun ports which was common on merchant vessels.( SOLD )

(above) An antique sailor made ship in a bottle of a four masted barque. The intricate diorama backdrop shows a rocky coastline, lighthouse, church, houses, trees, waterfall with bridge and steam locomotive. The ship is set on a simulated moulded putty sea and details include: standing and running rigging, deck houses, skylights, ships boats, capstan and railings. The ships hull is painted to simulate gun ports and is flying the British ensign.
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(above) An antique sailor made ship in a bottle of a four masted barque with sails set. The ship is set on a simulated moulded putty sea and details include: standing and running rigging, deck houses, skylights, whaleback and tiny model sailors. The ships hull is painted to simulate gun ports ( price on application )









(above) An antique sailor made ship in a bottle of a four masted barque mounted on a folding hardwood stand. The part diorama backdrop at the base of the bottle shows a rocky coastline, lighthouse, flagpole and what looks like a lifeboat house. The ship is set on a simulated moulded putty sea and details include: standing and running rigging, deck houses and ships boats. ( price on application )

(above) An antique sailor made ship in a bottle of a four masted barque. The diorama backdrop shows a rocky coastline, lighthouse and houses. The ship is set on a simulated moulded putty sea and details include: standing and running rigging. The ships hull is painted to simulate gun ports which was common on merchant sailing ships. ( price on application )

(above) An antique sailor made ship in a bottle of a four masted barque. The ship is set on a simulated moulded putty sea and details include: standing and running rigging, deck houses, skylights, ships boats, capstan, signal flags and British ensign flag. The ships hull is painted to simulate gun ports which was common on merchant sailing vessels. ( price on application )

(above) An antique sailor made ship in a bottle of a four masted barque mounted on a hardwood stand. The intricate diorama backdrop shows a rocky coastline, lighthouse, church, windmill, houses and trees. The ship is set on a simulated moulded putty sea and details include: standing and running rigging, deck houses, skylights and capstan. The ships hull is painted to simulate gun ports and this was common with merchant sailing vessels. (SOLD)

(above) An antique sailor made ship in a bottle of a four masted barque mounted in a custom made glass topped stand with turned supports. The intricate diorama backdrop shows a rocky coastline, wharf, lighthouse, church, houses and trees. The ship is set on a simulated moulded putty sea and details include: standing and running rigging. The ships hull is painted to simulate fake gun ports and if flying the British ensign. ( SOLD )



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