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Bottle 1026 - Ville de Bahia
Date Added: 31 December 2012

This is a wonderfully detailed model of the Ville de Bahia, an ocean liner carrying passengers and mail between Le Havre and Rio de Janeiro in 1872. The liner was driven by sails flying from three masts and by steam engines. This liner is built with cabins, railing, vents, davits and lifeboats and more. The model has accurate standing and running rigging. There is also a two mast schooner built in the neck of the bottle.
Type: Liner   Maker's Name: Breillat, Gérard
Category: Liners   Made Where: France
Bottle Size: 28 cm   Year Made: 1988
Bottle Type: 70 cl bottle  

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Gerard Breillat, Artist


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