Highly detailed 1/110 scale assembly model kit of the famous British Royal Navy Armed Vessel HMS Bounty. Originally a three-masted cargo ship coined the Bethia, the ship that was to become the HMS Bounty was purchased by the British Admiralty, then modified and commissioned as His Majesty's Armed Vessel the Bounty. HMS Bounty is most famous for being the site of the mutiny on the Bounty, which took place on 28 April 1789. This Revell Germany 1/110 scale assembly kit features: Detailed hull with wood grain. Detailed deck with pin rails. Rudder and row boat. 4 cannon on mount. 2 anchors. Detailed masts and yards. One-piece shrouds. Sails with canvas texture. Flag chart. 5 figures. Display stand with name plate. 171 parts.
From the Manufacturer
One of the most famous vessels in maritime history is the HMS Bounty, a sailing ship that became known for the bold mutiny that took place on board. In 1787 Captain William Bligh was ordered by King George III to bring bread-fruit trees from Tahiti to the West Indies in the Bounty. Captain Bligh ruled with an iron hand, and on April 28, 1789 the famous mutiny occurred.