Wed, 31st Oct 2012 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Cochrane)

 
  Lot 125
 

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A CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY ROWING SCULL, 1923<br/>the...

A CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY ROWING SCULL, 1923
the blade painted and decorated with crest for Caius College for a match against Jesus, Lady Margaret, Trinity and Peterhouse, May 1923, maker stamp for Norris on shaft -- 145in. (368cm.); together with a boxed compass sight (unsigned)
(2)

Sold for £806
Estimated at £300 - £500

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report
Varnish browned and separating overall, rub marks along top and bottom edge of blade, small area of loss (approx. 1in. square) in middle of rower number 3's name.

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 CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY ROWING SCULL, 1923
the blade painted and decorated with crest for Caius College for a match against Jesus, Lady Margaret, Trinity and Peterhouse, May 1923, maker stamp for Norris on shaft -- 145in. (368cm.); together with a boxed compass sight (unsigned)
(2)