Carrack probably took her name from Arabic word karraka, which means light boat (Carrack, carraque, kraeck, Carraca). Carrack appeared in Venice in the early 14th century, but almost at the same time began to be built in the city of Dubrovnik (Ragusa) as the largest cargo ships in the Adriatic.
In the 15th century Carrack had spread from the Adriatic, the Mediterranean Sea and at the end of the 15th century, the Atlantic Ocean. Then they were built by the Spanish, Portuguese, French and Dutch. In the 16th century Dubrovnik's Carrack were among the worlds largest ships and sailed to England. The large and spacious Carrack is called argosies, name that derives from ragusies, the adjective of Ragusa. The keel and the posts are made of solid walnut wood, like all the elements of the deck and sides.
The sails are embroidered on the cloth. The structural elements are laser cut. The item "CARRACK model ship wooden, Holzbausatz Schiff Modellbau, modello di Nave kit" is in sale since Monday, October 26, 2020. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Models & Kits\Boats, Ships\Wooden".hr" and is located in Rogoznica, default. This item can be shipped worldwide.