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Miniature Cast Bronze Carronade on Wood Bed

Auction:
2900T
Lot:
1247
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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

Description:

Miniature Cast Bronze Carronade on Wood Bed, England, 19th century, barrel of typical carronade form with elevating screw mounted on a sliding support on an oak bed, paper label on bottom reads "G.H.L. [?] Esq.," barrel lg. 5 3/4 in.

Note: According to the consignor, this is an important Royal Navy Patent Model.
Estimate $400-600


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

United Kingdom, Barrel, Cannon, Carronade, Naval artillery, Screw

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