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Model "Prisoner of War" Ship in Whalebone
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
Continental, 19th century. A three-masted model ship in whalebone with complete rigging in string and black painted hull, in wood frame glass case; case ht. 14, wd. 18.5, dp. 6.5 in.
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