Rare English or American ship form jewelry box made in style of shipyard builder’s half hull models, suggesting it was made by a skilled craftsman at a shipyard as a gift for wife or sweetheart. Bird’s eye maple lid with carved cleat as handle & initials “F. D.” inlaid with pegs into top. Late 19th / Early 20th century.
Dimensions: 7″ h x 25″ w x 7″ d
SOLD | Half Hull Model of J Boat
Half hull model of J boat, believed to be "Reliance", 1903 America's Cup winner. Early 20th century.