Fine Carved Yacht Tiller Arm With Dolphin Head

Product Code: PHSA01
Shipping Weight: 0.00 lbs

Product Description


Exceptional carved oak and brass yacht tiller arm, British Isles, mid to late 19th century. Elaborately carved and has the typical reverse curved shape.The end of the tiller features a carved dolphin with a brass collar just below forming the grip. The turned post transcends into an octagonal length which continues and curves down to a blocked section to the squared off post end. The end in the form of a wedge to fit in the rudder post. Survives in good condition with a wonderful old patina and original surface. Measures 58 inches in overall length. An extremely rare tiller and an exceptional example of maritime artistry.