With fids of various sizes (cone-shaped pieces of lignum vitae for splicing rope or opening up holes in the sailcloth), hollow punch metal pins, and a mallet, along with a framed photo depicting sail-making, USA (probably Mass.) late 19th/early 20th c.; 16" x 74" x 5"; Note: The sail-maker sat on this long, low bench which enabled him to move along the sail as he sewed.
Sale Price: $2,500
Estimate: $500 - $700
Worn condition, finish has been stripped off. Center panel likely replaced. Probably missing some fids.