Norman Catapult Model Kit – MANTUA (MA813)
The Norman Catapult Model Kit is manufactured by Mantua Models. Mantua has built its reputation on elaborately detailed model kits. Their model kits use photo-etched brass, cast metal fittings, cast metal and machined turned brass fittings. The detail in their range of wooden model kits is exceptional.
This model kit features quality brass, metal and wood fittings. The wood detailing is all laser cut to ensure accuracy of assembly and the plans provided are clear and detailed. This makes for an excellent display piece.
This catapult can be considered the forerunner of the modern mortars and its use spread in England very quickly till the first muzzle loading powders were invented.