Rare Limited Edition Vintage WWII 1/12 scale “Little Boy” Atomic Bomb replica desktop display solid wood base 16 1/2 with plexiglass cover. The bomb is steel blue in color and built to exacting detail. This scale model is hand signed by Col. Paul Tibbets, pilot and Maj. Theodore “Dutch” Van Kirk, navigator of the Enola Gay USAF Boeing B-29 Superfortress on its historic mission. The “Little Boy” replica is 10″ long, 2 1/4″ wide, 3 1/2″ high, attached to the 17″ x 6 base. A plaque attached to base has key specifications of the bomb and date of use, August 6, 1945. Above the plaque is a small case containing Trinitite, First Atom Bomb Glass from the Trinity site, New Mexico, July 15, 1945. The entire model is covered by removeable plexiglass cover. This model has been in our family for a very long time. The bomb has been signed by Tibbets and Van Kirk in silver magic marker. Both Tibbets and Van Kirk have now died. The bottom of the wooden base has a Certificate of Authenticity of both signatures by the Enola Gay Remembered, Inc. I will be happy to provide additional photos if requested. Please look at all pictures and use zoom feature, pictures are part of description. Box, FPO or APO address will be accepted. WE TAKE GREAT PRIDE IN OUR PACKING WITH LOTS OF BUBBLE WRAP AROUND ALL PIECES REGARDLESS OF VALUE. THANKS SO MUCH FOR YOUR BUSINESS! PEASE CHECK WITH US BEFORE LEAVING FEEDBACK IF THERE ARE ANY PROBLEMS. WE AIM TO PLEASE! The item “RARE ENOLA GAY WW2 LITTLE BOY ATOMIC BOMB MODEL SIGNED BY TIBBETS & VAN KIRK” is in sale since Wednesday, October 10, 2018. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Reproductions\United States”. The seller is “kandie55″ and is located in Jacksonville, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, Canada.
- Modified Item: No
- Type: MK-1 MODEL LITTLE BOY BOMB
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Philippines