Providence New England Whale Boat

$73.00

AL19018
Length 12.2″
Height: 9.4″
Beam 3″
Scale: 1/25

Description

A VERY PECULIAR HISTORY:  Providence New England Whale Boat and Moby Dick

Discover whaling ship Providence, wooden model of this boat designed for whaling. How could six men resist the fury of the sea by facing a large whale in a small rowboat? Moby Dick narrates the voyage of the Pequod, a whaling ship commanded by Captain Ahab in an obsessive and self-destructive pursuit of a great whale.

In addition to the persecution and evolution of the characters, the novel includes detailed descriptions of whaling and marine life in 19th Century.

CONTENTS OF PROVIDENCE NEW ENGLAND WHALE BOAT MODELING KIT

Build your 1:25 scale model of the Providence, whaling boat of the 19th Century. Its system of construction by false keel and frames resembles the assembly of your model to the construction of the real ship.

The wooden model modeling kit contains of high precision laser cut board pieces, fine woods, brass, cast iron and fabric. For the assembly you can follow our complete guide step-by-step in seven languages ​​and in full color.

The Providence is a wooden model for beginners but due to its quality and great details is a replica that will also like experienced modelers. This modeling kit contains pieces of American cherry wood.

Minimum age: 14 years old.
Difficulty: Beginners.
Measures: Once the model is completed: Length 12.20” (310 mm) – Heigth 9.44” (240 mm) – Width 3.07” (78 mm)
Scale: 1/25
Kit contents: Set of pre-cut board parts by high precision laser.

Wood, brass and cast iron parts.

Cotton hand sewn sails.

American wood cherry pieces.

Detailed full colour pictures for the assembly.

Complete set of full scale plans of the model.

 

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Additional information

Weight 10 lbs