Clockwork to propeller is loose.. But sometimes you can hear the clockwork unwinding. The propeller does not always spin. So not a perfect working example.
Still nice & a rare with fixable minor issues. The item "Early CARETTE GUN BOAT tin Clockwork Original Paint Wind-Up Ship with Key" is in sale since Sunday, January 26, 2020. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Vintage & Antique Toys\Wind-up Toys". The seller is "radattictoys" and is located in South Chatham, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.