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Painted Wood and Metal Schooner Weather Vane

Auction:
2482
Lot:
222
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Painted Wood and Metal Schooner Weather Vane, Frank Adams (1871-1944), Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, early 20th century, the three-masted schooner with three lowered jibs and a lowered foresail, with two lifeboats off the sides, including stand, painted black, white, and brown, (losses in the rigging), overall ht. 23 1/2, lg. 38 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Fifteen small pieces of wire missing from rigging, easily replacable.

Keywords

Vineyard, Frank Adams, Massachusetts, Rigging, Schooner, Ship construction

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