The Armed Pinnace is a lovely scale ship model of a nineteenth century armed cutter. These fast and efficient boats were used, among other duties, as coastguard patrol boats and for night raids into enemy ports.
Mantua Model Ships & Mantua Model Boats have built its reputation on large, elaborately detailed ship model kits. Their ship model kits use photo-etched brass, cast metal fittings, cast metal and machined turned brass fittings. The detail in their range of large ship models is exceptional.