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    Sale 2129

    Maritime Decorative Arts

    15 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 58

    A 19th century carved yacht tiller

    Price Realised  

    A 19th century carved yacht tiller
    in mahogany and elaboately carved in a rope-work pattern with a monkey fist at the head, a brass collar forming the grip, a Turk's Head closing off the rope work which continues down the entire length to the squared off post end, with panels carved in relief decorated with carved ribbons. The end in the form of a wedge to fit in the rudder post.
    85 in. (215.9 cm.) length.


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