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    Sale 1963

    Maritime Art Including Fine Paintings, Nautical Antiques, Scrimshaw And Ship Models

    30 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1

    A 19th century British companionway post from the H.M.S. Undaunted

    CIRCA 1875

    Price Realised  

    A 19th century British companionway post from the H.M.S. Undaunted
    circa 1875
    a mahogany post with square base and circular top with brass frame around the base and top, with a brass plaque inscribed 'Part of/the companion ladder/of/H.M.S. UNDAUNTED/commanded by/CAPTN HUGH CAMPBELL R.N./1875', with a leather rope work crown supporting a wooden ball.
    25½ in. (64.8 cm.) height. (2)


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