Wed, 26th Oct 2011 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Implacable)

 
Lot 46
 

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'RATES OF PAY IN THE ROYAL NAVY, IN EXISTENCE...

'RATES OF PAY IN THE ROYAL NAVY, IN EXISTENCE ON THE 1ST JULY, 1840..'
with detailed breakdown of pay from flag officer rank to 'seamen and boys', and 'marine shore pay', bound with full calf navy boards with gilt titles -- 13¼ x 9½in. (33.8 x 24cm.); together with The Pay of the OFFICERS & MEN in Ye ROYAL NAVY, together with the NUMBER in each RATE, and their Daily Allowance of PROVISIONS, and ye NUMBER of SHIPS, printed on a single sheet by John Millar and engraved by G. Child, c.1740 -- 14 x 11¾in. (35.5 x 30cm.) to plate mark; and an autograph will and power of attorney for one 'Thomas Clark, Seaman' completed, signed, sealed and impressed with duty stamps aboard the Ceres, 1795
(3)

Sold for £186
Estimated at £150 - £250

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 
'RATES OF PAY IN THE ROYAL NAVY, IN EXISTENCE ON THE 1ST JULY, 1840..'
with detailed breakdown of pay from flag officer rank to 'seamen and boys', and 'marine shore pay', bound with full calf navy boards with gilt titles -- 13¼ x 9½in. (33.8 x 24cm.); together with The Pay of the OFFICERS & MEN in Ye ROYAL NAVY, together with the NUMBER in each RATE, and their Daily Allowance of PROVISIONS, and ye NUMBER of SHIPS, printed on a single sheet by John Millar and engraved by G. Child, c.1740 -- 14 x 11¾in. (35.5 x 30cm.) to plate mark; and an autograph will and power of attorney for one 'Thomas Clark, Seaman' completed, signed, sealed and impressed with duty stamps aboard the Ceres, 1795
(3)