After two abortive attempts, she was finally launched on 31st December 1797. She became known as Old Ironsides and continued in service until 1897 when she was towed back to the scene of her launching in Boston and remains there as an American shrine and museum. 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 and silk flag.All sheet ply sections are laser cut for accuracy. The item "Mantua Models USS Constitution Wooden Ship Kit 198 Scale" is in sale since Friday, November 17, 2017. This item is in the category "Toys & Games\Model Kits\Models". The seller is "alwayshobbies" and is located in Raveningham, Norfolk.
This item can be shipped worldwide.