Lot 859 View Catalog
Ship In a Bottle, 'Bell', Ornate Stand c. 1900
The Vessel Name: 'Bell'
Country of Origin: Britain
Type: 3 masted, square rigged
Hull: red, grey, white, black
Rigging: glass beads as blocks, masts w/ stays
Deck Furniture: deckhouses, lifeboats, skylights
Decoration: From the foremast flies a white flag with red border and red dot in the center, the main mast flies a white, blue and red stripped flag and from the mizzenmast flies a pennant flag with the name 'Bell'. Toward the stern is a French flag, a white with a red X flag, a blue and white stripped flag and a white with blue square flag. Flying from the stern is a Biritsh flag. Deck and deck furniture show remarkable craftsmanship and detail. A figurehead at the bow of the ship.
The Stopper: Cork Date: Circa 1900
Size: bottle: 4.5" H x 10.25" L x 3" W
Weight: 1lb 9oz
Condition: Very good. Rests in an ornate Philippine mahogany wood stand with dove theme. Stand
Size: 11.75" H x 9.5" L x 4.75" W
Meta: Nautical, maritime, marine, ship, bottle, collectibles