Built in 1576, the San Juan belonged to the fleet of Galleons Castilla, whose trading endeavors helped Spain become a major world power. Later, galleons were transformed into formidable warships by nations around the world.
This high-quality kit includes high-precision laser-cut wood parts and strips; brass nails, eyebolts, hinges and capstan; cast-metal deck fittings; pre-sewn cloth sails; rigging line; flag; detailed assembly instructions with photographs and a set of drawings. Plank-on-frame hull construction. Recommended for advanced level modelers. Length: 20.5 in.; height: 24.2 in.; beam: 5.0 in. Scale 1/30. Artesania Latina kit #18022.