Fine Antique Ship Model of HMS Pandora
A Superb Finely Detailed Large Scale Model of the 6th Rate 24-Gun Frigate HMS Pandora (1779) Exquisitely handcrafted in satinwood, boxwood, mahogany, holly and other timbers with a stunning attention to detail. Excellent condition throughout, very rare in this quality. HMS Pandora was a 24-gun Porcupine class frigate of the Royal Navy, built by Adams and Barnard at Deptford, England and launched on 17 May 1779. She was deployed in North American waters during the American Revolutionary War, but was best known for being sent in 1790 to search for the Bounty and the mutineers who had taken her. Wrecked on the return voyage in 1791.