The USS Passaic was the first of a ten ship class of 1335 ton ironclad monitors. Her combat service began in 1863 where she took part in the capture of a blockade running schooner. She was one of nine ironclads to attack Fort Sumter on April 7th, 1863 and received serious damage. She was repaired and stayed in use for the remainder of the war. This model is made of hand painted cast resin and makes a great display piece. Ships Separately, No Express Shipping available on this item. Cannot ship outside of the US.