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Of Royal and Noble Descent

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A model of Christopher Columbus' carrack the 'Santa Maria' [1492], 20th century
the planked hull with triple wails, brass stern decoration, chain plates with dead eyes, scored decks with simple fittings including canon in truck, companion ways, ships boats winch, bound mast with yards and liveried sails, mounted on cradle stand legend; together with a planked model of the 'Goleta Franca', 20th century
Santa Maria: 55cm. high, 88cm. wide; Goleta Franca: 62cm. high, 81cm. wide; 1ft. 9¾in., 2ft. 10¾in.; 2ft. ¼in., 2ft. 8in.
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Provenance

Sotheby's Amsterdam, European Collections, 21 February 2006, lot 277

Of Royal and Noble Descent

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London