New York Boat Company Oars

Lannan Gallery


Pair of six foot varnished boat oars. Blades are marked "N.Y. B. O. Co", (New York Boat Oar Company). Ezekiel Page invented and patented an oar making machine at 69 West St. in New York City in 1843. In 1851 he brought his white ash oars to the 1851 world's fair in London to great acclaim. This is a rare pair of oars from a famous maker Ezekiel Page, owner of N.Y.B.O. Co. with attached oars locks. Circa 1900.

Overall Dimensions: 6 feet

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