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Bottle 908 - Belgium Fishing Port Diorama in Bottle
Date Added: 07 March 2015

This is an amazing, delightful and wonderfully built diorama of several fishing vessels harbored in a Belgium port. The scene contains five different boats of different sizes and styles. The largest ship in a Brigantine and is shown with sails drawn. The second largest ship is a Schooner with two large sails flying. The remaining three vessels are fishing boats with wonderful details and great color. Each vessel has numerous details including small carved sailors. The port has a large stone wall the borders the water's edge. There are several large, quaint buildings with very detailed features. There are several people along the harbors edge and around the buildings. The bottle is sealed with a large cork and red sealing wax.
Type: Harbor Scene in Bottle   Maker's Name:
Category: Sailing Ships   Made Where:
Bottle Size: 12 1/2" x 7"   Year Made: 1950s
Bottle Type: Laboratory Bottle