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Item Details

Temp #59
DepartmentGeneral Marine
Low Estimate$1,000.00
High Estimate$1,500.00
Last UpdatedOctober 11, 2018

Description

WHALESHIP AGENT'S WOODEN DOCUMENT BOX FROM THE SHARON Mid-19th Century
Ship Sharon" in mustard yellow lettering on the original red grain-painted ground. Height 12.75". Width 19.75". Depth 14".
The Sharon sailed out of Fairhaven, Massachusetts from 1837 to 1861 and from New Bedford from 1857 to 1861.
Provenance:
John Newton Marine Antiques, Maine.
Burroughs Collection, Topsfield, Maine.
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Condition

Normal wear. Well preserved.

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