Unassembled plastic model kit
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if ordered it will take a few days to arrive.List price: $32.95You pay: $26.95(All prices in U.S. Dollars)Manufacturer: Revell of GermanyStock Number: RMG 5405Scale: 1/96View all products of type "Santa Maria"
This model kit requires assembly. Cement, paint and other construction materials not included unless specifically stated in the description.
The Santa Maria was a typical merchant vessel of the 15th century. Except for Noah's ark, she is undoubtedly the best known ship in the world. On September 9, 1492 Christopher Columbus set sail from the Canaries in search of the westerly sea route to India - on a voyage that was to become one of the greatest voyages of discovery in history. He chose the Santa Maria as the flagship of his little fleet. With 100 tons and a crew of 52, she was the biggest of the three ships. After an arduous voyage, on 12 October, Columbus at last reached Watling Island in the Bahamas, believing it to be "one of the islands which are set down in the maps at the end of the Orient". On a subsequent reconnaissance trip the Santa Maria ran aground off Haiti. Her wood was ultimately used for the construction of a fort.
- Structurally detailed decks
- Ladders and windlass
- Two anchors
- Structurally detailed hull
- Two water barrels
- Masts with yards
- Shields with coats of arms
- Linen-look sails
- Crew figures
- Rigging yarn
- Display stand
- Transfers for the sails and shields