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December 12, 2018 12:00 PM - December 20, 2018 12:00 PMCalender

Three Painted Wood Vintage Water Skis

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3191T Location: Boston Date / Time: December 12, 2018 12:00PM


Three Painted Wood Vintage Water Skis, Atlantic-Pacific Manufacturing Corporation, Brooklyn, New York, c. 1950s, a single two-footed ski with fin and a pair of "Bruce Parker Sea Gilder" skis, red- and white-painted skis with maker's logo, lg. 74 1/2, 69 in., respectively.

Note: In the late 1930s and early 1940s, Bruce Parker emerged as the world's first professional water-skier, and was known throughout the Eastern United States as "Mr. Water Skiing."
Estimate $20-200

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Pacific Manufacturing Corporation, Bruce Parker, Brooklyn, United States