£700.00 (ex. VAT)

A 1950s super yacht card table salvaged from the Mv Shemara the motor yacht belonging to 1950 – 60s socialites Lord & Lady Docker.

Quality glossy veneer with green baize felt, mid century furniture with great provenance.


36in 91cm width x 32in 81cm height

18in 46cm depth closed

36in 91cm x 36in 91cm card table top.

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This card table is from the post WWII refit.

Shemara is a 65 metre superyacht so beloved by the notorious Lord & Lady Docker in the 1950s & 60s. She was built by Thorneycroft in Southampton and lauched in 1938. Shemara became famous in the 1950-60s as a party palace for the very lavish and social Dockers. The gracelessly gaudy pair entertained the nation , through the tabloid newspapers of the day , with a succession of fancy cars, mink coats and champagne receptions on board the yacht. In 1965 Shemara was sold for £290,000 to reclusive property tycoon Henry Hyams, who left her sitting in Lowestoft for twenty years and according to crew rumours, he did not use her. 



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