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

Auction:
2900T
Lot:
1141
Sold for:
$277$225

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

Description:

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


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

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

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