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    Sale 12196

    Living With Art

    26 - 27 July 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 416

    AN AMERICAN STAINED WOOD COMMEMORATIVE PLAQUE

    20TH CENTURY

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    AN AMERICAN STAINED WOOD COMMEMORATIVE PLAQUE
    20TH CENTURY
    The plaque inscribed 'S.S. CORNELL/BUILT BY THE/BETHLEHEM-SPARROWS SHIPYARD INC./SPARROWS POINT, MD/FOR THE/UNITED STATES MARITIME COMMISSION' in a wood case; Together with a photograph by A. Leigh Sanders and inscribed on the reverse 'A. LEIGH SANDERS/105 E. Franklin St,/Baltimore, Maryland' and titled 'Launching Hull 4375/Sparrows Point, MD/ Jan. 28 1943'
    6 ¾ in. (17.1 cm.) high, 24 ½ in. (62.2 cm.) wide, 15 in. (38.1 cm.) deep, the case


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    Pre-Lot Text

    CABINET DE CURIOSITÉ, A COLLECTION FORMED BY A PROMINENT NEW YORK STYLIST