This clipper appeared in the USA about 1820. The fine, hydrodynamic hull and the wide sails made the clipper a very swift boat, so that very soon challenges between ships became frequent. Flying Cloud, the masterpiece of builder Donald McKay, was built in East Boston in 1851. She acquired a high reputation during the'Gold Rush' in California, making the passage from New York to San Francisco in a record time of 88 days, 22 hours and a half, never equalled so far.The item "Mamoli MV41 Flying Cloud Model Kit American Clipper Ship 1851 Scale 1/96" is in sale since Tuesday, August 3, 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.