Lot 80 (Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Venerable), 24th November 2020)
Sold for £4,400
Fine overall condition.
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.
A FINE WATERLINE MODEL FOR THE S.S LORD GLANELY BY BASSETT-LOWKE LTD, BUILT FOR THE ATLANTIC SHIPPING & TRADING COMPANY BY WILLIAM PICKERSGILL LTD, 1947
the laminated and carved 53in. hull finished in green below the waterline with grey upper works, dark grey lined decks with lined boxwood hatch coverings and crew areas, silvered gilt and painted fittings throughout as appropriate, rigged mast with davits and crow's nest, overbridge with binnacle, helm, rangefinder and water tanks, stayed liveried funnel with safety valve extension pipe and hooter, engine lights, ventilators, four covered lifeboats in davits, emergency steering and other details, mounted on a moulded and painted seascape underway, with builder's and machinery plates and maker's label, contained within a wood-bound glazed case, overall measurements -- 19 x 65½ x 15in. (48 x 166.5 x 38cm.)
Managed by W.J.Tatem Ltd, Cardiff, in 1960 she was sold to the Gulf Steamships Ltd, Pakistan, and renamed Medhi being broken up in 1973 at Gadani Beach, Pakistan.
Auction: Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Venerable), 24th November 2020
Mercantile : 1-98
Naval : 101-179
Instruments : 181-295
Printed catalogues available at £20 (+P&P)
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