Important Maritime Paintings and Decorative Arts

26 Jan 2011, starting at 13:00 EST.

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lots

A triangular sailor made mirror 19th century 8-3/4 x 14 in. (22.2 x 35.5 cm.)

A bas-relief carved American clipper ship 19th century 15-1/4 x 22 in. (38.7 x 55.8 cm.)

A group of white coral and shells 14 x 12 in. (35.5 x 30.4 cm.) the largest. 4

A British double handled brass enginge telegraph 20th century 39 x 22-1/2 in. (99 x 57.2 cm.) 2

A pewter trophy for the Edgartown Yacht Club 4th Annual Regatta circa 1928 6 x 6-3/4 in. (10.1 x 17.1 cm.) 2

A half model with sails of a 110 racing yacht 20th century) 16-3/4 x 12-3/4 in. (42.5 x 32.3 cm.)

A Triton model bellows fog horn 19th century) 34 x 11 in. (86.3 x 27.9 cm.) 2

A rare leather and brass naval cannon muzzle cover 19th century 12 x 7-1/4 in. (30.4 x 18.4 cm.) height x diameter.

A half model of a racing cutter late 19th century 11-3/4 x 35-1/4 in. (29.8 x 89.5 cm.) backboard.

A sternboard for the ship XANADU of New York early 20th century 10 x 34-1/2 in. (25.4 x 87.6 cm.) the half model back board; 12 x 39 in.(30.4 x 99 cm.) the stern board. 2

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