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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 191

    A static display model of the John Alden designed schooner Malabar X

    Price Realised  

    A static display model of the John Alden designed schooner Malabar X
    a solid hull with a dark green bottom, a white waterline, black topsides and a gold cove stripe. The decks are planked and fitted with a number of details which include deck houses, companionways, anchors, anchor windlass, cleats, traveler bars, hatches, skylights, running lights, binnacle, wheel, turning blocks, and other details. Rigged as a schooner with two masts, standing and running rigging, mast hoops in brass, a full suit of cotton sails, and other rigging details. Mounted on a pair of turned brass pedestals and displayed within a mahogany framed glass case with display stand.
    74 x 45 in. (188 x 114.3 cm.) cased on stand. (2)


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