May 22, 2008 - Sale 2147

Sale 2147 - Lot 431

Price Realized: $ 3,120
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
(WARD LINE.) "Morro Castle." Bronze boiler plate from the ship. Identifying the boilers as made by Babcock & Wilcox of New York, with their works in Bayonne, NJ, 7x9 inches. 1929

Additional Details

Accompanied by a two-page typed recollection by Braynard titled "Memories Involving the Morro Castle," wherein he describes how he came to own the boiler plate.