04-12-2019 04-12-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3230M Marlborough
April 12, 2019 10:00 AMCalender
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Scratch-built Wooden Patent Model of a Railcar

$923$750
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3230M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: April 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Scratch-built Wooden Patent Model of a Railcar, reportedly for the Wagner Palace Car Company, New York, late 19th century, one side of model with exterior cladding and stylized stained glass windows, other side with frame and portions of sheathing, undercarriage of metal and wood, mounted to a single wooden track and housed in a mahogany and colorless glass case with hinged end doors, overall lg. 39 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500


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