By: Henry Meyer
This 18-gun US Navy brig with her crack crew proved formidable in South Atlantic and Caribbean service. Designed by Benjamin Hutton, Jr.; launched 1803. Solid wood hull construction planked-over above the waterline, laid decking, built-up bulwarks. Includes all appropriate deck furniture and armament. Authentically painted with black topsides, natural gunport band and red interior bulwarks; individual copperplate sheathing. Full brig rig with yardarms slightly canted to a starboard tack.