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Carved and Painted Wooden Model Of the Screw Steamer "ROVER,"

Auction:
2337
Lot:
150
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2337
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 04, 2006 3:00PM

Description:

Carved and Painted Wooden Model Of the Screw Steamer "ROVER," late 19th/early 20th century, the model identified by gilt lettering on the bow and stern, with two funnels and masts, single screw propeller, carved wooden lifeboats, wood and metal furnishings, painted creamy white with a maroon stripe, mounted on a cream and maroon painted wooden stand, (breaks in the rigging, masts), total ht. 20 1/4, lg. 28 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

metal furnishings, Mast, Propellers, Ship construction

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