Model motorboat ‘Duke’, 1920s
Price Code: £££
A very stylish Art Deco artisan-built model of a 1920’s motor launch of grand proportions, the model with a planked hardwood deck and ebonized hull, complete with battery-powered working front headlamps and rear port (green) and starboard (red) lights, original canvas tonneau cover, windscreen and including cockpit details such as red leather banquette seats and dashboard instrumentation.
Bearing the name ‘DUKE’ in polished brass letters behind the cockpit, the model rests on its original hardwood cradle stand.
French, circa 1920s.
Length: 78 inches (198 cm).
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