A waterline model of 5 mast Barque Elvira  36x25x6.5ins. (92x64x17cm)
Lot 63W
A waterline model of 5 mast Barque Elvira 36x25x6.5ins. (92x64x17cm)
Sold for £125 (US$ 209) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A waterline model of 5 mast Barque Elvira
Hull of solid timber, painted grey to the waterline, with a painted port line. Painted decks, with windlass, deck houses and ship's boats. wooden spars and paper sails. In a glazed display case. Together with a small archive of medals, photographs, letters and press cuttings relating to Captain Arthur Hill.
36x25x6.5ins. (92x64x17cm)

Footnotes

  • The model believed made by a crew member of RMS Brighton and given to Commodore Captain A Hill of the Southern Railways Cross Channel Fleet on his retirement in 1934.
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