26 - 27 July 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 750
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
AN AMERICAN STAINED WOOD COMMEMORATIVE PLAQUE
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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