EXCEPTIONAL BRASS AND RED PAINTED MODEL FIRE PUMPER, MAXWELL HEMMENS PRECISION STEAM MODELS, THORGANBY, YORK, ENGLAND, CIRCA 1860
EXCEPTIONAL BRASS AND RED PAINTED MODEL FIRE PUMPER, MAXWELL HEMMENS PRECISION STEAM MODELS, THORGANBY, YORK, ENGLAND, CIRCA 1860
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EXCEPTIONAL BRASS AND RED PAINTED MODEL FIRE PUMPER, MAXWELL HEMMENS PRECISION STEAM MODELS, THORGANBY, YORK, ENGLAND, CIRCA 1860

Estimate: 12,000 - 15,000 USD

EXCEPTIONAL BRASS AND RED PAINTED MODEL FIRE PUMPER, MAXWELL HEMMENS PRECISION STEAM MODELS, THORGANBY, YORK, ENGLAND, CIRCA 1860

Estimate: 12,000 - 15,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

EXCEPTIONAL BRASS AND RED PAINTED MODEL FIRE PUMPER, MAXWELL HEMMENS PRECISION STEAM MODELS, THORGANBY, YORK, ENGLAND, CIRCA 1860


inscribed with YORK FIRE BRIGADE. on brass: SHAND MASON ENGINEERS LONDON. On label: MAXWELL HEMMENS PRECISION STEAM MODELS, THORGANBY YORK ENGLAND. 

Height 16 ½ in. by Width 21 ½ in. by Depth 9 ¼ in.

Condition Report

Maxwell Hemmens Precision Steam Models Live Steam 2'' Scale Shand Mason Fire Pump 'Belfast Fire B


Maxwell Hemmens Precision Steam Models Live Steam 2'' Scale Shand Mason Fire Pump 'Belfast Fire Brigade' finely detailed model with copper boiler with silver soldering, working brakes, hoses and nozzles


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In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

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