Personal dinnerware made exclusively for J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) for use aboard his personal steam yacht Corsair, built in 1890. This 8” Luncheon Plate by Minton's has the J. Pierpont Morgan signature navy blue trim with gold accents. Reverse has Mintons stamp. Inside top of plate has the New York Yacht Club burgee and the Commodore flag crossing staffs with a blue banner beneath reading "Corsair". J.P. Morgan was elected New York Yacht Club Commodore in 1897 . This fine porcelain china, made by the world renowned English maker Mintons, was used to entertain Morgan’s guests. His guests were some of the most famous and powerful people of the day.
Dimensions: 8" diameter
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"...