Unique asparagus dish by Minton. This dish was used aboard J. Pierpont Morgan's (1837-1913) private, personal steam yacht "Corsair" of 1890. Corsair was Flagship of the New York Yacht Club during the years Morgan was Commodore.
The dish is white porcelain with royal blue and gold trim accents and three horizontal wells. At the 12 o'clock a hand painted New York Yacht Club burgee is crossing staff with the Commodore's flag. Beneath the flags is a painted banner reading "Flagship".
Plate is 9 1/2" diameter.
*plates show typical wear and sold as is
English Navy deck bucket circa 1930 with later decoration for HMS VANGUARD and dated 1787. The black painted bucket with decorative rope border is numbered 10. 12T 14W X 17D.
Framed nautical pennant, navy blue burgee flag with white star by Taylor. 100% cotton. Nicely framed. 22" tall x 30" long
Yacht club Commodore's flag. Blue field surrounded by thirteen white stars. With cotton hoist and bras grommets. Mounted on gray matting and framed. 24" tall x 32" long.
Framed cotton signal flag representing the number "1". A white field with red center oval. Cotton. Framed in silver with taupe background. Attached to rope and fastening hook. : 20.5"...