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Large antique carved and polychrome painted ships figure head, masthead, supported with early forged iron, believed to be late 18th. C., set on a custom made stand. As the story goes, ‘found in a warehouse in Gloucester, MA in the 1930’s and acquired by the consignor from the 93 yr. old daughter of the gentleman who discovered it’. This is an impressive piece.
Masthead 48’’H x 38’’L, on stand 68’’H. 
Condition: expected weathering, paint wear and loss

Lot #69: Large antique carved and polychrome painted ships figure head, masthead, supported with early forged iron, believed to be late 18th. C., set on a custom made stand. As the story goes, ‘found in a warehouse in Gloucester, MA in the 1930’s and acquired by the consignor from the 93 yr. old daughter of the gentleman who discovered it’. This is an impressive piece. Masthead 48’’H x 38’’L, on stand 68’’H. Condition: expected weathering, paint wear and loss for sale at Important Pre-Thanksgiving Holiday Auction, Saturday Nov. 21st - Live Streamed Online, with Live Online on Nov, 2020

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