Tue, 10th May 2016 12:00

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

 
  Lot 67
 

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NAVAL SIGNAL TABLE: 'Distinguishing Signals...

NAVAL SIGNAL TABLE: 'Distinguishing Signals (with single and double Pendants)', 1807
original printed and manuscript table inscribed as per title, neatly completed in ink with the names of 82 ships, the pennants painted in watercolour, given Sir John Thomas Duckworth (1748-1817), Vice Admiral of the White, on board H.M.S. Ville de Paris, Cawsand Bay [Cornwall], 26th July 1807, autographed by Admiral Alan Gardner, Commander of the Channel Fleet, and his secretary John? Day, sheet size -- 24.3 x 38.5cm. (9½ x 15 in.) framed and glazed

Sold for £868
Estimated at £200 - £400

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 
NAVAL SIGNAL TABLE: 'Distinguishing Signals (with single and double Pendants)', 1807
original printed and manuscript table inscribed as per title, neatly completed in ink with the names of 82 ships, the pennants painted in watercolour, given Sir John Thomas Duckworth (1748-1817), Vice Admiral of the White, on board H.M.S. Ville de Paris, Cawsand Bay [Cornwall], 26th July 1807, autographed by Admiral Alan Gardner, Commander of the Channel Fleet, and his secretary John? Day, sheet size -- 24.3 x 38.5cm. (9½ x 15 in.) framed and glazed