Artesania Latina 1/50 Principe de Asturias-1794 # 22150
The Principe de Asturias was a splendid ship fitted out with three bridges and 112 cannons, which was launched at the Le Habana shipyard in 1794.
The ship took a leading part in the Battle of Trafalgar on 21st October 1805, as part of the Spanish-French Squadron.
The commander at the time of the battle was Rafael de Hore and this kit is a replica of his launch.
Artesania Latina only use the finest components in their kits:
-cast metal fittings
- brass parts
- Ramin, Ottone, Sapelli, and Africano wooden planks and other wooden fittings
- cotton thread in several sizes and colours
- pre-cut hull skeleton frames
- full photographic and written instructions
An excellent kit for your introduction into the relaxing world of wooden sailing ship modeling.