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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 199

    A model of the Presidential steam yacht Mayflower

    Price Realised  

    A model of the Presidential steam yacht Mayflower
    with rust red bottom and white topsides. The decks are planked mahogany and are detailed with anchors, hawse pipes, anchor windlass, deck railings, ladders, skylight, companionways, binnacle and wheel on bridge, eight ship's boats on davits, funnel and ventilators, masts rigged with standing and running rigging, gangways, flags and other details. Displayed on a pair of brass pedestals within a mahogany framed glass case on a mahognay stand.
    58 x 50 in. (147.3 x 127 cm.) cased on stand. (2)

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