"In this year fierce, foreboding omens came over the land of the Northumbrians, and the wretched people shook; there were excessive whirlwinds, lightning, and fiery dragons were seen flying in the sky. These signs were followed by great famine, and a little after those, that same year on 6th ides of January, the ravaging of wretched heathen men destroyed God's church at Lindisfarne."
The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, on the Norse attack on Lindisfarne in 793AD.
The Scandinavian countries became famous throughout Europe and North Africa in the 8th and 9th century as merciless raiders and cunning traders. The major technological development that allowed such a feet was the Longship, a vessel equally capable of sailing up rivers as it was cutting through the open ocean. With these remarkable vessels they went Viking, or raiding, from Russia all the way to Italy, Syria and even North America!
This kit comes in several pieces, with 3 hull sections, a mast hole, 2 crossmasts, 28 shields and 28 oars.It is printed for 28mm scale, if you want a Longship in a different scale please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know and we will give you a quote.
- Footprint 28mm: 280mm x 90mm (11.02" x 3.54").
- Total height 28mm: 105mm (4.13").
3d Printed models are supplied unpainted and printed in grey PLA filament under license from www.printablescenery.com