This model represents a Greek Trireme from the age of battle of Salamis 480 B. The crew consisted of 170 oarsmen and about 30 warriors. Under favorable conditions, the Trireme could fly at up to 12 miles per hour.The major weapon of the Trireme was a bronze ram which penetrated the side of enemy vessels. Sails were used only for longer voyages.
Length: 20.3 inches (515mm), Width: 7 inches (180mm), Height: 8.7 inches (220mm). The item "Dusek Greek Trireme Model Ship Kit, 480 B.
Scale 172" is in sale since Friday, April 30, 2021. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Models & Kits\Boats, Ships\Wooden". The seller is "modelexpo33020" and is located in Miami, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.