15 January 2009,
Price realised USD 1,750
USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
A vintage model of a mahogany runabout
built up with a mahogany hull and deck, with a green painted bottom and a white waterline, with painted planking lines and detailed with: jackstaff with flag, cleats, air intake, framed engine hatch, short funnel painted a buff color with a single white stripe, windscreen, cockpit, wheel, single bucket seat and back bench, tiller, rudder and [blank] name board. Displayed on a pair of turned brass pedestals on a mahogany board.
9 x 36 in. (22.9 x 91.4 cm.) model on base board.
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