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Lot 0680


Scale model of the lightship "Boston." Carved mahogany hull with countless milled brass fittings. Accurately painted with red hull, grey deck, white deckhouses, etc., and mounted into a brass-trimmed glass case with mahogany base.

The successful bidder will have the option of removing this item from the auction site before Sunday, July 21 at 9 am; otherwise, the lot will be moved to Boston where it can be shipped or picked up.

Case Dimensions: 32" tall " x 12" deep x 49" long

Condition: More detailed condition reports and additional photographs are available by request. The absence of a condition report does not imply that the lot is in excellent condition. Please message us through the online bidding platform or call Guernsey's at 212-794-2280 to request a more thorough condition report.

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Lightship "Boston" Model

Estimate $3,000 - $3,500Jul 20, 2019
Starting Bid $1,000