Important Maritime Paintings & Decorative Arts
25 Jan 2013, starting at 13:00 EST.

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 of 132
  • Lot 1
    A nautical motif calling card holder
    7-1/2 x 5-1/4 in. (19 x 13.3 cm.) height x width.
    Sold for US$ 375 inc. premium

  • Lot 2W
    A coffe table made from the center section of a rowing shell
    20th century 56 x 30 x 17 in. (142.2 x 76.2 x 43.1 cm.)
    US$ 700 - 1,000
    £420 - 590

  • Lot 3
    A desktop ink well decorated with nautical motifs
    8-3/4 x 6-1/2 x 6 in. (22.2 x 15.8 x 15.2 cm.)
    Sold for US$ 1,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 4W
    A glass side table supporting a model of an 18th century style model of a 100-gun ship-of-the-line
    20th century 44-1/2 x 32 x 21-3/4 in. (113 x 81.2 x 55.2 cm.)
    Sold for US$ 625 inc. premium

  • Lot 5
    A double anchor tiller yoke
    9 x 22 in. (22.8 x 55.8 cm.) the mounting board.
    US$ 1,000 - 1,500
    £590 - 890

  • Lot 6
    A dolphin inkwell and bell desk set
    19-1/2 x 16 in. (49.5 x 40.6 cm.) height x max-diameter.
    Sold for US$ 1,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 7W
    Mahogany and brass tufted leather deck chair
    late 19th/early 20th century 28 x 43 in. (71.1 x 109.2 cm.)approximate height x length - adjustable
    US$ 1,500 - 2,500
    £890 - 1,500

  • Lot 8
    A noon day cannon
    8-1/2 x 8 in. (21.5 x 20.3 cm.) height x diameter.
    Sold for US$ 1,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 9W
    A brass porthole table
    20th century 19 x 28 x 20 in. (48.2 x 71.1 x 50.8 cm.)
    US$ 2,500 - 3,500
    £1,500 - 2,100

  • Lot 10W
    A chart box from the collection of L. Francis Herreshoff
    early 20th century 12 x 50-1/2 x 12 in. (30.4 x 128.2 x 30.4 cm.) height x width x depth. 20
    Sold for US$ 3,125 inc. premium

  • Lot 11W
    A brass bound two tier document box on stand
    late 19th century 21-3/4 x 11-1/2 x 8-5/8 in. (55.2 x 29.2 x 14.2 cm.) box on stand. 2
    US$ 1,000 - 1,500
    £590 - 890

  • Lot 12W
    A brass bound gun box on a stand late 19th century 21-1/2 x 17-1/2 x 8-1/4 in. (54.6 x 44.4 x 20.9 cm.) box on stand. 2
    US$ 1,000 - 1,500
    £590 - 890

  • Lot 13W
    A Victorian camphor wood and brass bound campaign secretaire
    late 19th century 36 x 35-1/2 x 18 in. (91.4 x 90.1 x 45.7 cm.) height x width x depth). 2
    Sold for US$ 1,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 14
    A builders' half model of the U.S.S. San Francisco
    circa 1888 9-1/2 x 86-1/2 in. (24 x 220 cm.) backboard.
    Sold for US$ 1,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 15
    An apprentice shipwright's half model board
    circa 1890 42-1/2 x 65 in. (108 x 164 cm.)
    Sold for US$ 4,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 16
    A builders' half model of a Ferris type steamer
    circa 1918 11 x 47 in. (28 x 120 cm.) backboard.
    Sold for US$ 1,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 17
    A brass bound water bucket
    12 x 12 in. (30.4 x 30.4 cm.) height x diameter.
    Sold for US$ 875 inc. premium

  • Lot 18
    A copper and brass masthead lantern
    21 x 13 in. (53.3 x 33 cm.)
    US$ 1,200 - 1,500
    £710 - 890

  • Lot 19W
    An eight-spoke ship's wheel
    early 20th century 42 in. (106.6 cm.) diameter.
    US$ 2,000 - 3,000
    £1,200 - 1,800

  • Lot 20W
    A chrome and wood yacht binnacle
    Circa 1920 48 in. (121.9 cm.) height.
    US$ 3,000 - 5,000
    £1,800 - 3,000

  • Lot 21W
    A carved and painted figurehead in the form of a mermaid
    19th century 49-1/2 x 10 in. (125.7 x 25.4 cm.)
    Sold for US$ 1,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 22W
    A double handled engine telegraph
    early 20th century 47-1/2 x 17 in. (120.6 x 43.1 cm.) height x diameter of face plate
    US$ 3,000 - 4,000
    £1,800 - 2,400

  • Lot 23W
    A large wood stave binnacle with brass hood
    circa 1890 56 x 32 in. (142.2 x 81.2 cm.) height x width.
    US$ 3,000 - 4,000
    £1,800 - 2,400

  • Lot 24W
    A brass and copper masthead lantern
    20th century 34 x 15 in. (86.4 x 38.1 cm.)
    US$ 3,000 - 4,000
    £1,800 - 2,400

  • Lot 25
    A bronze model of the Osberg Viking ship
    circa 1926 30 x 8 x 21 in. (76.2 x 20.3 x 53.3 cm.) model on stand. 2
    US$ 3,000 - 5,000
    £1,800 - 3,000

  • Lot 26
    A shadow-box of the Danish ship Orion
    early 20th century 16-1/2 x 21-3/4 in. (41.9 x 55.2 cm.) framed dimension.
    Sold for US$ 1,187 inc. premium

  • Lot 27W
    An exhibition standard model of a 38-foot Hudson River ice boat
    25-3/4 x 14-3/4 x 16-1/4 in. (65.4 x 37.4 x 41.2 cm.) cased.
    Sold for US$ 1,250 inc. premium

  • Lot 28W
    A half model of the sloop Java
    20th century 10-3/4 x 38 in. (27.3 x 96.5 cm.) backboard.
    Sold for US$ 750 inc. premium

  • Lot 29
    A builder's presentation half model of the America's Cup defender Puritan
    circa 1885 35 x 4-1/2 in. (88.9 x 11.4 cm.), the model
    2-1/4 in. (5.7 cm.) diameter of medallion
    8-1/4 in. (20.9 cm.) diameter of dish. 3
    Sold for US$ 22,500 inc. premium

  • Lot 30
    A pair of presentation binoculars awarded to the yacht Phantom
    circa 1875 10-1/4 in. (26 cm.)length.
    Sold for US$ 750 inc. premium

  • Lot 31
    A two-day marine chronometer
    circa 1860 7-1/4 x 7 x 7 in. (18.4 x 17.8 x 17.8 cm.) box.
    Sold for US$ 2,750 inc. premium

  • Lot 32
    A 12-inch diameter bulkhead ship strike clock
    14-3/4 in. (37.4 cm.) overall diameter.
    Sold for US$ 4,375 inc. premium

  • Lot 33
    A waterline model of the American clipper ship Golden State
    circa 1919 47 x 10 x 30 in. (119.3 x 25.4 x 76.2 cm.) model on base (approximate).
    US$ 1,000 - 1,500
    £590 - 890

  • Lot 34
    An model of the clipper ship Independence
    late 19th century 67 x 8 x 44 in. (170 c 20.3 x 111.7 cm.) model on base.
    Sold for US$ 812 inc. premium

  • amended
    Lot 35W
    An old model of the sailing ship Herzogin Cecile
    early 20th century 53 x 13-1/2 x 29 in. (134.6 x 34.2 x 73.6 cm.) model on baseboard.
    US$ 4,000 - 6,000
    £2,400 - 3,600

  • Lot 36W
    An exhibition standard model of the three masted barkentine Newsboy
    late 19th century 82 x 23 x 82in (208.3 x 58.4 x 208.3cm) cased.
    Sold for US$ 1,875 inc. premium

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