02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00 AMCalender
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Painted Wooden Model of the Schooner Bluenose

$646$550
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Painted Wooden Model of the Schooner Bluenose,second quarter 20th century, two-masted vessel with sails, rigging, and carved wood and metal implements, painted black with white trim, (a few breaks in the rigging), ht. 39 1/2, lg. 4 1/2 in.

Provenance: Deaccessioned from a Northeastern institution.

N.B. The Bluenose was launched in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, March 26, 1921, and won the International Race for Fishing Vessels off Halifax, Nova Scotia in October 1921; in 1922 off Gloucester, Massachusetts; and others.
Estimate $700-900

Provenance: deaccessioned from a Northeastern institution. N.B.: the Bluenose was launched in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, March 26, 1921, and won the International Race for Fishing Vessels off Halifax, Nova Scotia in October 1921, in 1922 off Gloucester, Massachusetts,and others.

Keywords

Nova Scotia, Gloucester, Halifax, Lunenburg, Massachusetts, metal implements