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Five-masted Ship in a Bottle

Auction:
2308
Lot:
541
Sold for:
$550$550

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

Description:

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

Keywords

France, Barque, Mast, Sailing, Ship construction, Watercraft

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