A VERY PECULIAR HISTORY: PROVIDENCE AND MOBY DICK
Discover whaling ship Providence, wooden model of this boat designed for whaling. How could six men resist the fury of the sea by facing a large whale in a small rowboat? Moby Dick narrates the voyage of the Pequod, a whaling ship commanded by Captain Ahab in an obsessive and self-destructive pursuit of a great whale.
In addition to the persecution and evolution of the characters, the novel includes detailed descriptions of whaling and marine life in 19th century.
CONTENTS OF PROVIDENCE WOODEN MODEL KIT
Build your 1:25 scale model of the Providence, whaling boat of the 19th Century. Its system of construction by false keel and frames resembles the assembly of your model to the construction of the real ship.
The wooden model ship kit contains all the parts you need for its construction: high precision laser cut board parts, hardwoods, brass, cast iron and fabric.
For the assembly, you can follow our complete step-by-step guide in seven languages and in full color on DVD for computer -PC & MAC-. The kit does not include printed instructions. You can also download the digital instructions for free on the button on this product sheet called 'Instructions and Downloadable Contents'.
The Providence is a wooden model ship for beginners but due to its high quality and great details is a replica that will also like experienced modelers. This modeling kit contains parts of American cherry wood.
Once the whaling ship model is completed, it measures Length 12.20'' (310 mm), Height 9.44'' (240 mm) and Width 3.07'' (78 mm).