Viking Ship Oseberg 1:50 440mm
"Gold gleamed on bows and silver glittered on each vessels. The fleet was magnificent and its captain could conquer entire worlds just showing it off. The sight of the fleet itself could terrorize the enemy".
King Olaf Tryggvesson called his drakkar "Ormen Lange", the Long Snake, and it
become a legend of the North Sea. These drakkars were decorated with a dragon head figurehead and could reach 48 meters long. Drakkars had to be light and extremely manoeuvrable.
This Amati kit boasts the following features:
Precut wooden frame assembly.
Single planked hull construction.
Walnut and beech interior construction.
Cast figurehead and shields
Ready made oars
Where appropriate, decorative detail is from cast metal
Various sizes of cord for standing and running rigging.
Boxwood rigging blocks.
Multi language assembly instructions.
Full sized profile and plan drawings with detail drawings to aid construction.