Armed with 14 cannons of medium caliber and 6 culverins for action at close range, the Xebec was also used for coastal defence for the Spanish Navy to fight against pirates. Oars made travelling possible even in case of a lull in wind. This is a very attractive and very detailed ship model kit, and captures the lines of this type of vessel perfectly.
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