Kerynia II. Free rendering from photo of the ship, which was rebuilt in 1985 and is exhibited since at the Municipal Museum "Thalassa" at Agia Napa in Cyprus. The miniature ship is handmade in silver 999°, placed on an acrylic base. The original ship was dated around 4th cent. B.C.
Dimensions: 14,5cm x 15,5cm x 3cm
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The ship "Kyrenia II" was a life size exact replica of the ancient ship of Kyrenia, dated to the Classical period (400 B.C.). The ancient ship wreck is at the castle of Kyrenia in Cyprus. The ship was built in 1985 by the Hellenic Institute for the Preservation of Nautical Tradition under the supervision of Harry Tzalas and the active support of Michael Katzev, Richard Steffy and Susan Katzev, who were the leaders of underwater excavations and preservations of the Kyrenia old shipwreck.
The ship was built at the dockyard of Manolis Psaros, in Piraeus, from 1982 until 1985. The "Kyrenia II" was exhibited in several cities in Greece and worldwide like in New York, Japan’s Nara, Sevilla and Hamburg.
The "Kyrenia II"vessel is exhibited at the "Thalassa" Municipal Museum in Agia Napa in Cuprus.
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