Imperial Production Set No 14 Pontoon & Wagon United States Corps Of Engineers Civil War is in excellent condition, some minor paint chipping and wear from being on display. Shows some dust from being on display, needs to be gently cleaned using a soft bristle brush. Original box in excellent condition with worn tape on end of lid and box bottom. Hand painted using traditional gloss enamel paints. Historically correct and quality modeling 54mm. Many theaters of the Civil War were criss-crossed by rivers and streams not suitably bridged to accommodate the strategy of an army, or often had existing bridges destroyed by the retreating army. To combat this problem, among the leading troops of an advancing army, were the engineers and their bridging train of wagons.