Tue, 2nd May 2017 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Hibernia')

 
  Lot 63
 

63

A RARE WILLIAM IV ADMIRALTY OR CUSTOMS...

A RARE WILLIAM IV ADMIRALTY OR CUSTOMS OFFICER'S TIPSTAFF
the base metal crown and shaft engraved with device for William, Admiralty foul anchor, and inscribed H. Appleby, attached to turned hardwood handle -- 7½in. (19cm.) high; historical notes


Sold for £434
Estimated at £400 - £600

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 
A RARE WILLIAM IV ADMIRALTY OR CUSTOMS OFFICER'S TIPSTAFF
the base metal crown and shaft engraved with device for William, Admiralty foul anchor, and inscribed H. Appleby, attached to turned hardwood handle -- 7½in. (19cm.) high; historical notes