02-19-2006 02-19-2006
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2308 Boston
February 19, 2006 11:00AMCalender

Five-masted Ship in a Bottle

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2308 Location: Boston Date / Time: February 19, 2006 11:00AM


Five-masted Ship in a Bottle, probably France, late 19th century, a rigged five-masted bark flying French flags with painted gun ports, and smoke billowing out of a small smokestack, mounted on a molded putty sea with a small boat leading in the neck of the bottle, mounted on wooden stand, (one rail segment loose), lg. 12 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500