Founded in 1999, Old-Modern Handicrafts (OMH) is a leading factory in manufacturing high quality wooden ship models. OMH started with popular models such as RMS Titanic and HMS Victory. As of today, OMH has built more than one thousand different models including historic tall ships, ancient boats, modern speed boats, modern cruise ships, yachts, and warships. We are widely supported around the world with our eye catching, easy to display, and affordable ship models. They are proudly displayed in many homes, offices, luxurious galleries, and museums around the world.
Besides scale models, OMH also makes wooden canoes and kayaks that looks beautiful and also performs very well on water. These boats are strip built from Canadian western red cedar and encapsulated in fiber glass. This combination is strong yet completely transparent so that the beauty of the wood will be cherished and protected for generations. Here are some products highlights that lead us to success.
- 100% hand built from scratch using “plank on frame” method. - Hundreds of hours required to finish a model at museum-quality level such as HMS Victory or USS Constitution.
- Each model was built by skillful master craftsmen with many intricate details. - Made of finest wood like rosewood, western red cedar, mahogany, teak and other exotic tropical wood.
- Chrome, brass or cast metal fittings and ornaments constitute the excellence of our models. - Extensive research through original plans and pictures make our models authentic. - Each model goes through a demanding quality control process before leaving the workshop. - It' just the perfect gift for home or office decorator, boat enthusiast or passionate collector. - We also custom build models for our customers. We need as many pictures and if possible the original plan for the best results.
Product name: Amerigo Vespucci Painted Large
Specification: Item# T003 - 91.4Lx22.9Wx81.3H Cm
Description: Display this beautiful ship right in your own home or office! The Amerigo Vespucci, built in 1930 at Naval Shipyard of Castellammare di Stabia, is available as a museum-quality, FULLY ASSEMBLED model. Master craftsmen using historical photographs, drawings or original plans meticulously handcraft these highly detailed wood models from scratch. They are built to scale with high-grade wood such as: western red cedar, rosewood, and mahogany. They are 100% hand built individually using plank-on-frame construction method and are similar to the building of actual ships. Each model requires hundreds of hours to finish and must go through a demanding quality control process before leaving the workshop. This Amerigo Vespucci model has a distinctive two tone black and white paint on the hull. It also features plank on frame, three decks, and two and a quarter rows of portholes on each side of the ship. The front bowsprit and three large masts are connected securely using advanced rigging and lines painstakingly knotted and fastened by hand. The glorious Italian flag is attached to the mizzen yard. Metal anchors and a wooden rudder are visible on the front and rear of the ship. On the deck, there are metal cranes holding authentic hand-built lifeboats with ribs and planks, wooden cabin, wooden stairways, wooden ladders, and many other handcrafted ornaments. This model comes standard with a solid wood base and brass nameplate. It’ll make a perfect gift for home or office decorator, boat enthusiast or passionate collector.
Packing: styrofoam mold - carton - wooden crate if needed
Product has to pass the drop test to be shipped.
Delivery Time: 15-90 days (handmade products)
Payment term: L/C, T/T, Western Union
Packing - Tall ship
+ PACKING: styrofoam and wooden crate inside - carton outside
+ DROP TEST
More than 15 years experience in manufacturing and export.
Products guaranteed by customers over the world.
Best quality and service with most competitive price.
The only manufacturer does drop test packaging.
Each OMH model is uniquely identified by an engraved serial number if passing the final quality control process.
HOW WE BUILD?
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