Fair American

Bill Matzinger's Fair American

This highly modified kit of the famous Fair American was crafted by Bill Matzinger

Bill Matzinger modified an “Admiralty” kit (meaning no rigging, ie, the way ship models were presented to the Admiralty for approval for construction) by adding masts, spars and rigging. Bill spent two years constructing this American privateer.

Fair American was a privateer during the Revolutionary War. It was responsible for capturing many British merchant vessels.

Period: Revolutionary War
Size:  27” long, 23” tall
Scale: 1/4”=1 ft.

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