Premium pages left without account:

Auction Pricedatabase

Auction: Auction 13.12.2001
was auctioned on: 13 December 2001
Upcoming auctions Auction Pricedatabase

A finely detailed and well presented scale model 6pdr Smooth Bore Field Gun and Limber

Archive
Estimate: £900 - £1,100
ca. US$1,295 - US$1,583
Price realised:  £705
ca. US$1,014
Lot number 188, Views: 22

A finely detailed and well presented scale model 6pdr Smooth Bore Field Gun and Limber, built by K.C.Rains, of stainless steel and mahogany, with tyred wheels with wooden hubs and separate spokes and fellies, the limber with shafts, swingle trees, footboards, ammunition boxes with twelve rounds of canister shot in each, shovels, double blocks and tackle, buckets, hooks, chains and other details; the field gun with brass barrel, boxes with chains and rope, axe, ramrods, sponge, elevation jack, traverse pole and much fine detailing, the whole finished in polished wood and brightwork and mounted in a plush-lined mahogany framed showcase; overall -- 5 3/8 x 18½in. (13.7 x 47cm.) See Colour Illustration (detail)

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: Auction 13.12.2001
Date of the auction: 13 Dec 2001
Address: Christie's
London, South Kensington