03-06-2011 03-06-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2538B Boston
March 6, 2011 11:00 AMCalender
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Large Mounted Half-hull Model of the Schooner Lavinia Campbell

$4,444$3,750
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2538B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 06, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Large Mounted Half-hull Model of the Schooner Lavinia Campbell, late 19th/early 20th century, laminated wood mounted on a pine backboard with applied molding, overall 15 1/4 x 81 in.

Note: The lot is accompanied by a framed letter dated May 20, 1931, containing the specifics of the vessel. The three-masted schooner Lavinia Campbell was launched August 2, 1883, at Kennebunk, Maine. She was built by David Clark of that port. Her registered port was Greenport, New York, and was used exclusively in the coastwise coal trade. She was lost September 13, 1901, in Delaware Bay.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

Lavinia Campbell, Maine, Kennebunk, David Clark, Greenport, Delaware Bay