The Belgium training ship Mercator was launched in 1932 as part of the training program for future officers and crew. This splendid three masted vessel was transformed in 1961 into a museum and is open in the summer months in the Ostend shipyard.
This ship model kit is single planked.
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.