A beautifully carved, Late 18th to Early 19th Century Sailor Made Longboat. The amazing miniature's hull is carved of one piece, with the board seats attached (thwarts). The back of this miniature boat probably had a rudder or a flag. The white paint was added on later, and you can still see the original varnish and gilding on the top portion. You can make out craquelure on the original varnish from it's age.This type of late 18th to early 19th century longboat was. Part of the equipment of larger ships, and were used in naval combat as dispatches. Historical sea battles in the Revolutionary War through the War of 1812. Along with the boat comes two oars, one of which is missing the blade. Small scuffs and scratches to paint.
Small loss to front tip. One of the two oars is missing the blade. Please see all photos for condition. Item location: San Diego, California, United States. Excludes: Africa, Cambodia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, Taiwan, Vietnam, Ecuador, Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela, Bahrain, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan Republic, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, Georgia, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Maldives, Mongolia, Pakistan, Russian Federation, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Guam, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna, Andorra, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Republic of, Estonia, Greece, Guernsey, Italy, Jersey, Latvia, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Ukraine, Vatican City State, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Nicaragua, Panama, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos Islands.
If you received an item that is not as described in the listing. Rare American Hand Carved Sailor Made Longboat Miniature We are offering a rare, maritime folk art piece. This type of late 18th to early 19th century longboat was part of the equipment of larger ships, and were used in naval combat as dispatches.Dimensions: Length: 10 1/8" Width: 2 1/8" Height: 2 1/2 Condition: In great age-related condition, Small scuffs and scratches to paint, small loss to front tip. The item "19thc American Hand Carved Sailor Made Longboat Miniature Maritime Folk Art" is in sale since Thursday, July 25, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Maritime\Maritime Folk Art". The seller is "gallery_mission2017" and is located in San Diego, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Maldives, Peru, Paraguay, Viet nam, Uruguay.