Matchbox 1/72nd scale Dornier Wal
The Matchbox 1/72nd scale Dornier 'Wal' (Whale) WWII Flying Boat. Bought
as a gift for my Birthday by my Mother. The model received a little extra
detail but did suffer from a mis-formed rear turret - which explains why
it is completely missing. It was detailed to match the Matchbox box art.
Not an uncommon practice in the days before references. The Photo is taken
indoors with the model sitting atop a 35mm film canister. The waves are a
piece of torn blue paper waved around in front of camera during a long