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Item Details

Lot #94
DepartmentModels
Low Estimate$8,000.00
High Estimate$12,000.00
Last UpdatedOctober 3, 2019

Description

NAPOLEONIC PRISONER-OF-WAR WOODEN MODEL OF A 42-GUN MAN-OF-WAR French/English, 19th Century
French/English, Early 19th Century
Hull with copper-colored bottom and white paint around the gun ports. Cut and pierced gun ports fitted with blackened brass cannons and red lids. Detailed with a carved polychrome figurehead, rigging, deck fittings, etc. Displayed on a pair of metal stands. Contemporary glass-domed case with a black wooden base. Case height 17.5. Length 17.5". Width 7"."

Condition

One long boat loose from rigging. Probably with some restoration, as typical. Appears generally well-preserved.

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