Xebec Sciabecco Francese – Mantua

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Xebec 795

Scale 1:49

Length 520mm.


Xebec Sciabecco Francese MA795 Scale 1:49 Length 520mm.

The Xebec Sciabecco Francese is a direct descendant of the Dromond, a swift medieval ship of war, the Xebec (pronounced zee-beck) shows how the French were able to capitalize on the speed available in their battles with the Saracens etc.

A plank on frame construction, the kit contains:- Building plans with general details, English instructions, lost wax brass castings walnut or lime planking, wooden masts and spars, brass and walnut fittings, etched brass details, rigging cord. All sheet ply sections are laser cut for accuracy.

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