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Item Details

Lot #383
DepartmentGeneral Marine
Sold For$700.00(hammer price)
 $840.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedJuly 25, 2019

Description

WHALESHIP AGENT'S WOODEN DOCUMENT BOX FROM THE WHALESHIP OMEGA Mid-19th Century
Ship Omega." in mustard yellow lettering on a brown grain-painted ground. Nice patina with some craquelure. Height 12.75". Width 20". Depth 12.75".
Provenance:
Northeast Auctions.
Barbara Johnson Whaling Collection.
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Condition

Old split and back of hinges has been reglued. Paint shows normal in-use wear. No key to lock the box present.

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