Tue, 6th Nov 2018 11:00

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

 
  Lot 73
 

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A 19TH CENTURY SECTION MODEL OF A CARRONADE SETTING ABOARD A SHIP OF THE LINE

A 19TH CENTURY SECTION MODEL OF A CARRONADE SETTING ABOARD A SHIP OF THE LINE

the hull planked in contrasting woods and pinned with trenails, interior with ½in. bore brass carronade mounted on slider and rigged with block-and-tackle to gun port, the underside with pasted provenance label -- 7 x 14 x 14½in. (18 x 35.5 x 37cm.)

Provenance: Estate sale of Sir Bernard and Laura Ashley, Rhyldoldog House, Powys, 1985, following her death.

Sold for £1,178
Estimated at £500 - £800

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


 

A 19TH CENTURY SECTION MODEL OF A CARRONADE SETTING ABOARD A SHIP OF THE LINE

the hull planked in contrasting woods and pinned with trenails, interior with ½in. bore brass carronade mounted on slider and rigged with block-and-tackle to gun port, the underside with pasted provenance label -- 7 x 14 x 14½in. (18 x 35.5 x 37cm.)

Provenance: Estate sale of Sir Bernard and Laura Ashley, Rhyldoldog House, Powys, 1985, following her death.

Auction: Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Speedy'), Tue, 6th Nov 2018

Page turning catalogue here

Downloadable bid form here

Main View and Sale Venue:
25 Blythe Road
London, W14 0PD

Large Object View and Post-Sale Collection:
6 Imperial Studios
3-11 Imperial Road
London, SW6 2AG

 

Press enquiries: Suzanne Trisk press@charlesmillerltd.com

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Sunday, 4th November
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Monday, 5th November
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Tuesday, 6th November
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