HMS Bounty Size 1

250

Dimension: Length 45 x Width 13 x Height 38 cm

Grade C / Quality standard

Construction of the boat:

  • We place a layer of plank on the hull with Teak wood.
  • Deck made with small planks of Oak wood.
  • Masts and all the pieces on the deck are made with Acajou wood.
  • Anchors are molded in Zinc metal and painted.
  • The Cannons are made in Solid Brass.
  • Cotton sails are tinted in the tea.
  • Ropes are cotton and nylon waxed in the bee wax to do the rigging.

Description

HMS Bounty Ship Model

Origin: English

Year: 1783

The H.M.S Bounty was armed by English Admiralty under the command of Captain Bligh to bring in the pine trees inside the American Colonies.

HMAV Bounty Model, also known as HM Armed Vessel Bounty. Most importantly, was a small merchant vessel that the Royal Navy purchased in 1787. Therefore, The HMAV Bounty Model was sent to the South Pacific Ocean under the command of William Bligh. However, that mission was never completed owing to a 1789 mutiny led by acting lieutenant Fletcher Christian.

In 1789, the HMAV Bounty Model put into Tahiti so as to complete its shipment. Just as it was going to make sail, the crew led by the second officer lieutenant Fletche. Moreover, was excited to rebellion and forced Captain Bligh and some faithful non commissioned officer . In addition, the ship’s boat in which they traveled 3,600 miles, this being a unique achievement in the history of navigation.

As a result, an incident now popularly known as the mutiny on the Bounty. Nevertheless, he mutineers later burned Bounty while she was moored at Pitcairn Island. An American adventurer helped land several remains of Bounty in 1957. Moreover, On 23 December 1787, Bounty sailed from Spithead for Tahiti.

Additional information

Weight 3 kg
Dimensions 53 × 23 × 18 cm