~ Boxed Sutcliffe Models Sea Wolf Atomic Submarine ~
This circa 1950/60’s tinplate clockwork model of a submarine has a yellow finish with propeller, rudder and a red plastic conning tower & missile launcher. There is a black rubber bung to cover the keyhole.
There is a Sea Wolf decal to one side and the keel has a pressed ‘Sutcliffe Made In England’ stamp.
The model includes the original box & key.
~ Dimensions ~
The box has a width of 10.3 inches (26 cm), a depth of 3.7 inches (9.5 cm) and a height of 2.5 inches (6.3 cm).
The sub has a width of 9.7 inches (5.7 cm), a depth of 2.3 inches (5.7 cm) and a height of 3.5 inches (8.8 cm).
The set weighs 260 g.
~ Condition ~
There are some minor chips to the paint, but the submarine is well preserved, good condition and in very good working order.
The box is in excellent order, solid in shape with a few minor surface creases.