104 East 25th Street, New York, NY 10010  | 
(212) 254-4710  |  Mon - Fri, 10AM - 6PM
Follow Us:
  • We are happy to call you during the auction and place bids on your behalf. To arrange phone bidding, please call Swann's bid department during business hours.

    (212) 254-4710 ext. 0
    Mon - Fri 10AM - 6PM


    Or, e-mail a list of lots with the sale number and your contact information to phonebids@swanngalleries.com. Be sure to include a phone number where we can reach you.

    Bids may also be submitted via fax. Send a list of lots with the sale number and your contact information to (212) 979-1017. You will receive a confirmation before the sale.

    Sale 2379 | Lot 326
    Price Realized: $563With Buyer's Premium
    Show Hammer Price
    • Click Image To Enlarge

      Additional Images
    • Sale 2379 Lot 326

      ROYAL YACHT SQUADRON. Signals for the Use of the Members of the Yacht Club. Hand-colored illustrations of flags on preliminaries. [72] leaves, with incremental portion of outer margins excised to create staggered index tabs. 12mo, 173x110 mm, contemporary navy sheep, scuffed, spine ends worn, few surface imperfections on rear cover; exposed portion of index tabs darkened, contents otherwise clean. London: G. Hayden, 1817

      Estimate $400 - 600

      First signal book issued by the Royal Yacht Squadron, which was founded in 1815. OCLC cites only the Cambridge and National Maritime Museum copies.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $563