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Carved and Painted Folk Art Sailing Steamship Model

Auction:
3023T
Lot:
1270
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3023T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 04, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Carved and Painted Folk Art Sailing Steamship Model, early 20th century, white-, red-, and black-painted and hull and structures with two funnels, multiple vent stacks, two rigged masts, lifeboat, and brass grommet portholes, on a custom wood stand, lg. 40, ht. 36 1/2, wd. 7 3/4 in.
Estimate $600-800


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

Energy, Grommet, Lifeboat, Mast, Propulsion, Steamships, Watercraft

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