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LB_SO_small.jpgSydney Opera House Wooden Model Kit

This finely crafted, wooden scale model kit of a Sydney, Australia architectural icon, the Sydney Opera House, captures the lines and details of the building just in miniature form.  The kit comes with easy step-by-step instructions and precision cut parts from fine woods.  Whether you are a fan of history or architectural design, these models will be great conversation pieces for your desk, bookshelf, or table.

Sydney Opera House:  In 1956 the State of New South Wales ran an international competition for a National Opera House at Bennelong Point, Sydney. This attracted more than 220 entries from 32 countries. Jørn Utzon a young Danish architect won the competition. Completed in 1973 the Opera House was instantly hailed as an architectural masterpiece and was included in Australia's National Heritage List in 2005.

Each kit comes complete with all required precision cut parts and clear, easy to follow instructions. All you’ll need to provide is a good quality wood glue, a knife to remove individual parts from their sheets, and a flat work surface to construct the model.

Materials - Birch, MDF, acrylic, polypropylene / Scale: 1:750 / 353 Pieces / Ages 15+ / 12.25” L x 9” W x 3.75” H

Please note:  This item is only available online and will be drop shipped.  There is a $20 shipping surcharge per kit ordered.

Code:  99999

Member Price:  $270.00


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