1956 CHRISCRAFT SPORTSMAN 17 MAHOGANY BOAT - 161568 Sold* at Scottsdale 2014 - Lot #456 1956 CHRISCRAFT SPORTSMAN 17 MAHOGANY BOAT https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/161568/161568_Front_3-4_Web.JPG
Lot #456

1956 CHRISCRAFT SPORTSMAN 17 MAHOGANY BOAT

Auction Scottsdale 2014
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 456
Year 1956
Make CHRISCRAFT
Model SPORTSMAN
Style 17' MAHOGANY BOAT
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN CFZ4346A0056K
Exterior Color
Interior Color
Cylinders 6
Engine Size 236
Transmission
Description

Lot #456 - This is an unrestored original mahogany wood boat. A true survivor. Original matching numbers ChrisCraft KBL 131hp tri-carb engine still in boat, ID number present and matches Build Sheet. The KBL 131hp was the Hot Rod optional engine. A hi-compression head, hotter camshaft and three Zenith carburetors push this boat over 40mph. The boat has been shown in the lake Tahoe Conours d'Elegance up until 2012 and used regularly until this past November. This boat has all of its original number stampings still on the hull. Original Build Sheet, tech manual, original linoleum flooring, flags, oar, siren and dealer order info from new. Boat was sold new at Tahoe Boat Works, dealer tag still present on dash, and spent its entire life on lake Tahoe. Having been owned by only three meticulous owners this boat stood the test of time. Runs out on the water very well, solid hull and excellent upholstery. Stacks of paperwork with ownership history included. This is a 58-year, old unrestored mahogany ChrisCraft 17' Sportsman. **SOLD AS A PAIR WITH LOT 456.1**
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