Tue, 6th Nov 2018 11:00

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

 
  Lot 85
 

85

A RARE LEATHER FIRE BUCKET FROM H.M.S. VERNON, CIRCA 1880

A RARE LEATHER FIRE BUCKET FROM H.M.S. VERNON, CIRCA 1880

with gold transfer of pre-official crest comprising a contact mine with crossed torpedoes over, under the naval crown, seam, base and top rivetted with copper studs, leather carry handle -- 12 x 10¼in. (30.5 x 26cm.)

This is rare ...

Sold for £347
Estimated at £100 - £150

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report

overall craqueleur to transfer; bucket in good overall conditon.


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 RARE LEATHER FIRE BUCKET FROM H.M.S. VERNON, CIRCA 1880

with gold transfer of pre-official crest comprising a contact mine with crossed torpedoes over, under the naval crown, seam, base and top rivetted with copper studs, leather carry handle -- 12 x 10¼in. (30.5 x 26cm.)

This is rare ...

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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