This is a resin and white metal ship model kit.
This highly detailed full resin kit of the USS Houston depicts the US Navy Northampton class heavy cruiser as it appeared in 1942. Can be built as either a full-hull or waterline model. Includes a comprehensive photo-etch metal detail set with railings, cranes, catapults, radars etc. Small parts such as guns, ammo boxes, anchors, life rafts etc. are molded in white metal. Decals included. Stand not included.