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U.S.S. Olympia C-6 Ship's Model by John D. Ficklen III

Auction:
2802T
Lot:
1129
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2802T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 21, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

U.S.S. Olympia C-6 Ship's Model by John D. Ficklen III, 20th century, white- and red-painted hull, with detailed rigging, deck boats and twin gun turrets, resting on a mahogany plinth with brass plaque reading in part Built by Union Iron Works San Francisco, CA Scale 3/32=1 foot Model by John D. Ficklen III, housed under a Plexiglas cover, overall lg. 36 1/2 in.
Estimate $250-450

small crack in plexiglass in bottom back left corner.


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John D. Ficklen III, foot Model