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    Sale 2129

    Maritime Decorative Arts

    15 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 117

    A Napoleonic prisoner of war model of a 110-gun 1st rate ship of the line

    LATE 18TH OR EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Napoleonic prisoner of war model of a 110-gun 1st rate ship of the line
    Late 18th or early 19th century
    the model, taken apart for restoration, includes a the hull which is planked in bone and horn, and fitted with stem, quarter galleries and transom, with numerous parts [appears to be mostly complete] and notes on the work and assembly.
    9 x 19½ in. (22.9 x 49.6 cm.) model on base.


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