The young Marquis de La Fayette...
The young Marquis de La Fayette embarked on board the Hermione, to fight alongside the American insurgents fighting for independence.
Scale 1:89, Length: 980 mm, Height: 763 mm
Display scale kit difficulty: 2
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On March 21, 1780, the young Marquis de La Fayette embarked on board the Hermione, to fight alongside the American insurgents fighting for independence. Hermione was built according to the plans of engineer Chevillard l'Aine and was 65 meters long, 1,200 tons and 1,500 m2 of sail spread over three sticks.
This intermediate kit would be suitable for anyone who has previous model building experience. Artesania Latina has built a reputation on high quality kits supported by detailed plans and easy-to-follow instructions that show every step of the construction process. Plank-on-frame construction is used. All wooden parts are pre-cut for your convenience, and the fittings package includes everything you need for outfitting your model. Blocks, deadeyes, anchor stock and other wooden fittings are pre-finished and ready to use. Metal parts include brass eyebolts, bell and chain and much more. Rigging lines and silk-screened flags assure a realistic model. Pre-sewn sails are included.
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