It generally featured two castles, one at stem and one at stern, in order to defend the load from pirate attacks. From the top placed on the long mast, sailors could easily monitor the sea. The caravel Santa Maria of Christopher Columbus derives from this type of vessel.The well known Coca of Matarò built as a votive offering, has been analyzed in the study of the evolution of the merchant Navy. Kit includes: Laser-cut keel and frames Double planking Sail cloth 16 pages full colour building instructions Scale: 1:60 Length: 410 mm Height: 420 mm.
The item "Amati Coca Spanish Cargo Ship 15th Century 160 Scale Wooden Model Ship Kit" is in sale since Thursday, April 27, 2017. This item is in the category "Toys & Games\Model Kits\Models". The seller is "alwayshobbies" and is located in Norwich. This item can be shipped worldwide.