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    Sale 2129

    Maritime Decorative Arts

    15 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 156

    A model of the 1934 America's Cup challenger Endeavour

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    A model of the 1934 America's Cup challenger Endeavour
    with dark blue painted topsides, copper painted bottom and a white waterline. The deck is planked in mahogany and fitted with: winches, cleats, ship's boat, toe rails, skylights, companionway, turning blocks, ship's wheel, traveler, life ring, and other details. Fitted with a single mast with standing and running rigging, jib, jib-staysail, and mainsail. Displayed on a pair of brass pedestals within a brass trimmed glass case with mahogany base.
    39 x 33 in. (99 x 83.7 cm.) cased.


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