14th Nov, 2023 10:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (HIGHFLYER)

 
  Lot 42
 

42

[M] A 1:600 WATERLINE MODEL OF S.S. SCOT BY BASSETT LOWKE

A 1:600 WATERLINE MODEL OF S.S. SCOT BY BASSETT-LOWKE

hull carved from solid with painted deck with simple fittings including lifeboats swung out in davits, mast and funnels and maker's label no. 170 underneath -- 10½in. (27cm.) long; together with a waterline model of the Archibald Russell to the same scale by Bassett-Lowke

(2)

Literature: Head, D, Bassett-Lowke Waterline Ship Models, Golden Age Editions, 1986, p. 122-123; where both of these models are featured


Condition Report

Archibald Russell now has a few loose fittings and some missing

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 1:600 WATERLINE MODEL OF S.S. SCOT BY BASSETT-LOWKE

hull carved from solid with painted deck with simple fittings including lifeboats swung out in davits, mast and funnels and maker's label no. 170 underneath -- 10½in. (27cm.) long; together with a waterline model of the Archibald Russell to the same scale by Bassett-Lowke

(2)

Literature: Head, D, Bassett-Lowke Waterline Ship Models, Golden Age Editions, 1986, p. 122-123; where both of these models are featured

Auction: Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (HIGHFLYER), 14th Nov, 2023

 

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Downloadable bid form here

Saleroom notice here

PRICE LIST WITH BUYERS PREMIUM  HERE

HAMMER PRICE LIST HERE

 

 

Order of Sale:

Mercantile Sail 1-41
Mercantile Steam 42-103
Naval Sail 104-163
Naval Steam 164-211
Navigational & Scientific Instruments 214-270

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Shippers 

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