1/124 443-600 Aurora Bonhomme Richard - John Paul Jones Ship
Plastic Model Kit, Box Condition: Exc+
Rare kit from 1966. Large scale model - measures 2 feet long when assembled. Well detailed and molded for it's time. Includes molded billowing sails, ratlines, running and standing rigging material, full rigging instructions, metal chains, flags and much more. Never started. All parts are still sealed in the original factory bags with the exception of the sails, which have been inventoried complete. Includes decals and instructions. On September 23, 1779, John Paul Jones on board the Bonhomme Richard (40 guns) sighted a British Convoy, escorted by the 50 gun Serapis. The battle was one of the most devastating every fought by sailing ships.
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