The Metal Earth models are incredibly in-depth etched models that are enjoyable and satisfying to put together. Each design starts out as 4 inch square metal sheets and you merely pop out the pieces utilizing wire cutters and follow the included directions to assemble your design. The Himeji Castle is also referred to as the White Heron Castle since of the way that its soaring white stucco walls look like an elegant heron flying. The original fortress was integrated in 1346 and the castle in its present form was completed 1610. The castle is full of defensive features nevertheless it has never been assaulted in its 400 year history. In 1993 it was designated a World Heritage Website. The design is 2.8 x2.7 x2.35 inches when constructed. Difficulty level: Challenging. No glue or solder required.
Model is approximately 4ï¿½" x 2ï¿½"
Includes assembly instruction sheet.
Incredibly detailed model from laser cut metal sheets.
Recommended for ages 14 years and up.