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Cased Painted Model of the Lowestoft Sailing Trawler MASTER HAND

Auction:
2538B
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$1,007$850

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

Description:

Cased Painted Model of the Lowestoft Sailing Trawler MASTER HAND, model made by William E. Hitchcock (1928-2006), vessel and maker identified on an engraved brass plaque, with cut-away views of vessel construction and interior on both sides of the hull, mounted on a mahogany base, overall ht. 12 3/4, wd. 9 1/4, lg. 35 1/4 in.

Note: The Master Hand was built in 1920 at Rye, Sussex, England. She was 46 tons.
Estimate $400-600

Vessel in good condition, thin wood case molding loose and with losses.

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William E. Hitchcock, Sussex, Rye, United Kingdom

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