Wed, 31st Oct 2012 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Cochrane)

 
  Lot 128
 

128

A 19TH-CENTURY OAK TILLER<br/>with knot-work grip...

A 19TH-CENTURY OAK TILLER
with knot-work grip -- 44in. (112cm.) long; together with a standish in the form of a punt supporting two inkwells and a pen rest -- 16½in. (42cm.) diameter; and a small ivory sand glass
(3)

Sold for £310
Estimated at £250 - £350

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report
Wear to varnish on tiller, knot work has signs of handling but remains intact and in sound overall condition. Punt in good overall condition. Hour glass in good overall condition.
Running time of sandglass, approximately 2 minutes.

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 19TH-CENTURY OAK TILLER
with knot-work grip -- 44in. (112cm.) long; together with a standish in the form of a punt supporting two inkwells and a pen rest -- 16½in. (42cm.) diameter; and a small ivory sand glass
(3)