Waterline Model Ships

"Rex," Travel agency waterline model of the ship, 1930s. 
Estimate: $3,000 to 4,000.

Three 50-inch waterline models of ships appear tomorrow in The Christopher Bou Collection of Ocean Liner & Aviation Memorabilia auction. The 1930s model of the Italian Line's "Rex," was completely refurbished in the 1980s. There are also models of the Holland-America Line's "Nieuw Amsterdam" and the "Rotterdam," which is wired for illumination.

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