The reproduction of the model is faithful to the original. The Apóstol Felipe was one of the six galleons built by Martín de Arana for King Felipe IV.
It formed part of the "Silver Galleons". This kind of galleon was used for transporting goods and treasures in the "Race for the Indies".Its first voyage as a member of the galleon fleet was made in 1629, transporting treasures to Spain. It was an Admiral vessel of the Guardian Armada until 1633. The item "Occre Apostol San Felipe Spanish Galleon 160 Scale Wood Model Ship Kit" is in sale since Monday, December 14, 2020. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Models & Kits\Boats, Ships\Wooden". The seller is "gerbelv2015" and is located in Liepaja. This item can be shipped worldwide.