08-11-2012 08-12-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2608M Marlborough
August 11, 2012 10:00AMCalender
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Napoleonic Prisoner-of-war-made Model of a Frigate

$2,726$2,300
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2608M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 11, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Napoleonic Prisoner-of-war-made Model of a Frigate, late 18th century, plank-constructed ivory, baleen, and bone 32-gun frigate with carved female bust figurehead, anchors, and ship's wheel pierced gallery, (breaks in the rigging, loose segment), ht. 12 3/4, lg. 16 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500