Any Civil War buff is sure to appreciate the beauty and history of this confederate ship, which fought against the U.S.S. Monitor in the Battle of Hampton Roads in 1862. It played a major role in defending the Gosport Navy Yard from the Union invasion. Using historic photographs, drawings, and the original plans the C.S.S Virginia model was handcrafted from scratch. Built to scale using high-grade wood such as western red cedar, rosewood, and mahogany. Built 100% by hand using plank-on-frame construction method gives the same feeling as if it were the actual ship being built. Exclusive Edition with a laser cut serial number. Arrives fully assembled. Ships separately. Allow 2-4 Weeks for delivery. 28" L x 7" W x 9" H.