Eldred's - Auctioneers, Appraisers

Share This

Facebook Twitter Pinterest

Item Details

Lot #95
DepartmentModels
Low Estimate$7,000.00
High Estimate$10,000.00
Last UpdatedOctober 3, 2019

Description

NAPOLEONIC PRISONER-OF-WAR NEAR-SCALE WOODEN MODEL OF A 46-GUN MAN-OF-WAR French/English, Early 19th Century
Detailed with cut and pierced gun ports fitted with blackened brass cannons, a carved figurehead, rigging, deck fittings, etc. Flag in the rigging possibly part of a French flag. Displayed on a pair of wooden cradles resting on a wooden base with pierced gallery. Contemporary glass-domed case with a black and gold-colored wooden base. Case height 9. Length 11". Width 7"."

Condition

Model is loose from base. Evidence of restoration, but appears generally well preserved.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.

  • Hours: April-October: Mon.-Fri. 8:30am until 5:00pm
  • November-March: 8:30am until 4:30pm
  • Visits: 67,395,122
  • Site Last Updated: October 13, 2019

Hosting • Design • Development: Community Internet Cape Cod SEO