This is a resin and white metal ship model kit.
Yankee Modelworks of the US is a maker of fine full resin kits, resin conversion kits, resin detail sets, and photo-etched metal detail sets.
This highly detailed full-hull full resin kit depicts the Imperial Japanese Navy heavy cruiser Tone as it appeared in 1944. Includes a comprehensive photo-etch metal detail set with railings, cranes, catapults, radars, and more. The hundreds of small parts such as 20mm guns, ammo boxes, anchors, life rafts, etc., are molded in white metal. Decals are included.