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June 1, 2016 12:00PM - June 9, 2016 10:00AMCalender

Small Section of Yellow Pine "Ledge" from the Frigate USS Chesapeake

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2900T Location: Boston Date / Time: June 01, 2016 12:00PM


Small Section of Yellow Pine "Ledge" from the Frigate USS Chesapeake, Provenance: Collected in Hampshire, England, from the "Chesapeake Mill," a structure erected soon after the 1813 capture off Boston and subsequent dismantling of the frigate USS Chesapeake. The mill was built from the ledges, beams, and carlings of the Chesapeake.
Estimate $300-500

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Hampshire, United Kingdom, Carling, Chesapeake Mill, Chesapeake, Virginia, USS Chesapeake