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"Boston" Frigate Ship Museum-Quality Model

Lot 0714


Museum quality model of the frigate "Boston," which was launched in 1799, by highly regarded modeler Michael Castigliola, deceased, of Long Island New York. Expertly crafted model which is built Admiralty Style with exposed ribs and deck planks showing the method of construction. Masts to the first steps with rat lines. Cannon rigged to two decks.

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.

Dimensions: 53" tall x 21" deep x 61" 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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"Boston" Frigate Ship Museum-Quality Model

Estimate $12,000 - $16,000Jul 20
Newport, RI, USA