08-14-2005 08-14-2005
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
August 14, 2005 10:00AMCalender

Cased Model of New York Tugboat "SLOCUM,"

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2282 Location: Bolton Date / Time: August 14, 2005 10:00AM


Cased Model of New York Tugboat "SLOCUM," America, probably early 20th century, carved wood and metal vessel, identified by lettering on bow and stern, flying two American flags, with carved pilot house eagle, painted metal and wood details, painted creamy yellow and white, with green on the hull below the water line, mounted on a wood stand in a dark stained oak case, total ht. 17 1/2, wd. 7 1/4, lg. 24 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


metal vessel, Earthquake engineering, Hull, Marine engineering, Ship construction, Tugboat, Watercraft