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    Sale 2129

    Maritime Decorative Arts

    15 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 203

    A model of the tugboat Hercules

    Price Realised  


    A model of the tugboat Hercules
    painted with black topsides and a green bottom. The deck is planked in mahogany, and the main deck structure is painted green, and fitted with brass portholes, mahogany doors and brass hand rails. The wheelhouse is of mahogany and is fitted with name boards, running lights, cabin top eagle, deck plates, flags, bollards, fire buckets, ladders, cleats, and many other details. Displayed on a pair of brass pedestals within a glass case with brass trim and a mahogany base.
    21 x 33 in. (53.3 x 83.8 cm.) cased.

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