Tue, 2nd May 2017 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Hibernia')

 
Lot 9
 

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δ JOHN ALLCOT (BRITISH, 1888-1973)<br/>P & O...

δ JOHN ALLCOT (BRITISH, 1888-1973)
P & O Liners R.M.S. 'Mantua'; R.M.S 'Mongolia'
Signed 'J. Allcot' and inscribed and dated '1921' and '1930' (lower corners)
Watercolour
The largest: 8¼ x 11¼in. (21 x 29cm.)
(2)

R.M.S. Mantua, 10,885 tons was built by Caird & Co. Greenock, 1909 and broken 1935; Mongolia, 16,504 tons, built by Armstrong Whitworth in 1923, sold in 1938, was broken as Acapulco in 1965.

Sold for £434
Estimated at £200 - £300

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report
Some time staining.

We are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of this property. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Charles Miller Ltd is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD “AS IS” IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.

 
δ JOHN ALLCOT (BRITISH, 1888-1973)
P & O Liners R.M.S. 'Mantua'; R.M.S 'Mongolia'
Signed 'J. Allcot' and inscribed and dated '1921' and '1930' (lower corners)
Watercolour
The largest: 8¼ x 11¼in. (21 x 29cm.)
(2)

R.M.S. Mantua, 10,885 tons was built by Caird & Co. Greenock, 1909 and broken 1935; Mongolia, 16,504 tons, built by Armstrong Whitworth in 1923, sold in 1938, was broken as Acapulco in 1965.