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    Sale 2129

    Maritime Decorative Arts

    15 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 21

    A Model Of The Clipper Ship Sovereign of the Seas

    Price Realised  


    A Model Of The Clipper Ship Sovereign of the Seas
    with a copper plated bottom and black topsides, the deck is planked in mahogany and is detailed with: anchors, bollards, capstan, pin and fife rails, ladders, bilge pumps, deck hatches, companionways, deck houses, barrels, ship's boats on the main cabin top and davits, binnacle, ship's wheel, boxed compass, coils of line, spare spars, and other details. Rigged with three masts, standing and running rigging, cross spars, stun'sail booms, gaff and boom for spanker sail, foot ropes among other rigged details. Mounted on a pair of brass pedestals, and displayed in a glass case with a mahogany base and frame on top of a mahogany stand.
    64½ x 46¼ in. (163.8 x 117.5 cm.) cased on stand. (2)

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