Thu, 17th Jul 2008 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Phoenix)

 
  Lot 32
 

32

An unofficial tompion plate from a 16in. gun...

An unofficial tompion plate from a 16in. gun of H.M.S. Lord Nelson (1907)
cast in brass as Nelson's left bust-length profile with one threaded fixing behind

12in. (30.5cm.) high.

A battleship of 1907, Lord Nelson was sold from the service in 1920 and broken up in Germany in 1921

Estimated at £500 - £700


 
An unofficial tompion plate from a 16in. gun of H.M.S. Lord Nelson (1907)
cast in brass as Nelson's left bust-length profile with one threaded fixing behind

12in. (30.5cm.) high.

A battleship of 1907, Lord Nelson was sold from the service in 1920 and broken up in Germany in 1921