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Sailor's Woolwork of HMS Nankin, circa 1865

Sailor's Woolwork of HMS Nankin, circa 1865
Antique Mid-19th Century English Folk Art Nautical Objects
Wool
Sailor's woolwork of HMS Nankin, Berlin wool on linen, circa 1865. A lovely sailor's woolwork or woolie picture depicting the 4th Rate HMS Nankin under full sail flying the blue en...
Painted Wood Relief Model of a Three-Mast Ship, 20th Century
Painted Wood Relief Model of a Three-Mast Ship, 20...
Antique 19th Century Folk Art Nautical Objects
A painted wood relief model of a three-mast ship 20th century With a plaque reading Oriol 1884, in a shadowbox frame. Measures: 26 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches (framed).
Sailor's Valentine, Remember Me, Barbados, circa 1885

Sailor's Valentine, Remember Me, Barbados, circa 1...
Antique Late 19th Century Bajan Folk Art Nautical Objects
Shell
Sailor's valentine, Remember me, Barbados, circa 1885. The double sailor's valentine is composed of seashells in different colors. The left panel has a heart to the centre and cra...
Sailor's Valentine, Forget Me Not, Barbados, circa 1885

Sailor's Valentine, Forget Me Not, Barbados, circa...
Antique Late 19th Century Bajan Folk Art Nautical Objects
Shell
Sailor's Valentine, Forget Me Not, Barbados, circa 1885. The double sailor's valentine has two panel composed of seashells. The right side with the motto, Forget me Not surround...
Royal Navy Captain's Sailor's Painted Trunk, Dated 1870

Royal Navy Captain's Sailor's Painted Trunk, Dated...
Antique Late 19th Century English Folk Art Nautical Objects
Wood
Royal Navy Captain's sailor's painted trunk, dated 1870. The rectangularly shaped trunk raised on four feet to corners is painted on the top with an oval panel depicting a British R...
Large Scratch-Built Trawler Boat Model

Large Scratch-Built Trawler Boat Model
20th Century American Folk Art Nautical Objects
Wood
Large scratch built trawler boat model. Maker unknown. American Folk Art.
Mid Century Hand Crafted American Folk Art Cabin C...
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Nautical Objects
Softwood
Very cool wooden Cabin Cruiser folk art sculpture. Nautical. Handmade. Great size at 36 inches x 12 inches.
19th Century Whaling Panorama, circa 1890

19th Century Whaling Panorama, circa 1890
Unknown
Antique Late 19th Century American Folk Art Nautical Objects
Canvas
19th century Whaling Panorama, circa 1890, an oil on canvas view of whaling in the South Seas, with six boats lowered and three sperm whales in a flurry, three boats in peril and a clos...
British Sailor's Woolwork of a Bowspirit Thames Barge, circa 1870

British Sailor's Woolwork of a Bowspirit Thames Ba...
Antique Mid-19th Century English Folk Art Nautical Objects
Wool
British sailor's woolwork of a bowsprit Thames barge, circa 1870. Charming small sailor's woolie of a double-masted ship within maple frame. The ship is most likely a Thames bowspri...
Folk Art Large Silk Picture of a Docked Sailing Ship, circa 1930

Folk Art Large Silk Picture of a Docked Sailing Sh...
Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Nautical Objects
Silk
Folk Art Large silk picture of a docked sailing ship, circa 1930 The large funky mixed-media applique picture depicts a three-masted schooner at a jetty, a sailor by the bow with a num...
Sailor's Woolwork -Woolie- of a Thames Barge with Banner Reading Harry & Nellie
Sailor's Woolwork -Woolie- of a Thames Barge with ...
Antique 1880s English Folk Art Nautical Objects
Wool
Sailor's Woolwork-Woolie- of a Thames Barge with banner reading Harry & Nellie, circa 1885-1900 The sails of these barges were usually red ochre as is the ship in this woolie. To m...
Antique Nantucket Ship's Wheel Dining Table

By Nancy Chase
Antique Nantucket Ship's Wheel Dining Table
Nancy Chase
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Nautical Objects
Glass, Wood
Antique ship's wheel dining table from Nantucket Island, made by the renowned Scrimshaw artist Nancy Chase (1931-2016). Nancy bought this Late 19th Century Ship's Wheel from an antiques...
British Sailor's Flag of Nations Woolwork, HMS Trafalgar, 91 Guns, circa 1865
British Sailor's Flag of Nations Woolwork, HMS Tra...
Antique Mid-19th Century English Folk Art Nautical Objects
Wool
British Sailor's Flag of Nations Woolwork, HMS Trafalgar, 91 Guns, circa 1865. A charming British Sailor's Woolwork woolie depicting the HMS Trafalgar under full sail with HMS Traf...
British Sailor's Woolwork of a Merchant Navy Ship, circa 1865-1885

British Sailor's Woolwork of a Merchant Navy Ship,...
Antique Mid-19th Century English Folk Art Nautical Objects
Wool
British sailor's woolwork of a merchant navy ship, circa 1865-1885. The sailor's woolie in a maple frame depicts a portside view of a three-masted merchant navy ship in full sail on...
Small Antique Pond Yacht, English, 1920s

Small Antique Pond Yacht, English, 1920s
Vintage 1910s English Folk Art Nautical Objects
Canvas, Pine
Charming little pond yacht. Painted cream with a single green line detail. Original paint and original canvas sails. Slightly distressed but nothing serious. Mounted on a g...
Silk and Canvas Picture of a British Ship in American Waters, Dated 1901

Silk and Canvas Picture of a British Ship in Ameri...
Early 20th Century English Folk Art Nautical Objects
Silk and canvas picture of a British Ship in American Waters, Initialled M.C. and dated January 1901. The silk and canvas picture depicts a portside view of a steamship with three m...
19th Century Tile Painting of Santa Anna Harbor

19th Century Tile Painting of Santa Anna Harbor
Antique 19th Century Spanish Folk Art Nautical Objects
Ceramic
Five tile painting of Santa Anna Harbor on a rectangular Lucite background.
American Carved and Painted Nautical Sculpture of Whaler, Trade Sign, C. 1900
American Carved and Painted Nautical Sculpture of ...
Unknown
Antique Early 1900s American Folk Art Nautical Objects
Rope, Iron, Wood, Paint
American hand-carved figural and painted nautical sculpture of Whaler. The wheel man is standing on a raised plinth holding a whaling iron, rope, and was used as a trade sign for a supp...
19th Century Sailor Made Ropework Basket

19th Century Sailor Made Ropework Basket
Antique Mid-19th Century American Folk Art Nautical Objects
Rope
A wonderful 19th century sailor-made rope work basket with intricately knotted sides and openwork bottom. From sea chest handles, or beckets, to flask covers, balls and knife covers, sa...
Fanciful Birdcage in the Form of the RMS Titanic

Fanciful Birdcage in the Form of the RMS Titanic
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Nautical Objects
Wire, Wood
Birdcage Four funnel ocean liner “RMS Titanic” American, first quarter of the 20th century Painted wood, wire, tin, chain and string Measure: H 45”, L 52”, W 20 ½” An interestin...
Sailor's Woolwork Depicting the Troopship HMS Jumna, 19th Century

Sailor's Woolwork Depicting the Troopship HMS Jumn...
Antique 1890s English Folk Art Nautical Objects
Wool
Large sailor's woolwork depicting the Troopship HMS Jumna and The Battle Flags of the 82nd Regiment of Foot & The 40th Regiment of Foot, Motto of Fourthieth Brigade, late 19th century...
Frederick Cooper Wood and Brass Sailfish

By Frederick Cooper
Frederick Cooper Wood and Brass Sailfish
Frederick Cooper
20th Century American Folk Art Nautical Objects
Frederick Cooper carved wood and brass sail fish sculpture posed in a high energy leaping posture, presented on a brass post and wood base. Newly polished.
Ralph Cahoon Small Paint-Decorated Cabinet, Signed and Dated 1979

By Ralph Eugene Cahoon Jr.
Ralph Cahoon Small Paint-Decorated Cabinet, Signed...
Ralph Eugene Cahoon Jr.
Vintage 1970s American Folk Art Nautical Objects
Wood
Ralph Cahoon Small Paint-decorated cabinet, Signed and dated 1979. The small paint-decorated cabinet, late 19th century, handpainted by Ralph Cahoon and signed and dated 1979. The sha...
Sailor's Woolwork Picture of Royal Navy Frigate with Land in Background

Sailor's Woolwork Picture of Royal Navy Frigate wi...
Antique Mid-19th Century English Folk Art Nautical Objects
Wool
Sailor's Woolwork Picture, circa 1865. The very well designed sailor's woolwork depicts an anchored Royal Navy frigate with land behind on a striated blue sea. The land consist of ro...
Antique Carved and Decorated Ship's Figurehead, circa 1890

Antique Carved and Decorated Ship's Figurehead, ci...
Unknown
Antique Late 19th Century French Folk Art Nautical Objects
Wood
Antique carved and decorated ship's figurehead, circa 1890, depicting a beautiful woman draped in the patriotic colors of liberty. Masterful carving of graceful asymmetric dress, delica...
Rare British Sailor's Woolwork of Tower Bridge and the River Thames

Rare British Sailor's Woolwork of Tower Bridge and...
Antique Late 19th Century Folk Art Nautical Objects
Wool
The large sailor's woolie depicts Tower Bridge and various ships on the River Thames at strange angles on a colourful river within a white life preserver frame which itself is bordered ...
Folk Art Sailor's Large Woolwork Woolie of the Royal Navy Ship H.M.S. Crocodile
Folk Art Sailor's Large Woolwork Woolie of the Roy...
Antique 19th Century Folk Art Nautical Objects
Wool
Folk Art Sailor's Large Woolwork Woolie of The Royal Navy Ship H.M.S. Crocodile, A Euphrates-class Troopship, circa 1875-1890. The large naive woolie depicts H.M.S. Crocodile st...
British Sailor's Woolie Woolwork of a Royal Navy Ship, circa 1865-1875

British Sailor's Woolie Woolwork of a Royal Navy S...
Antique Mid-19th Century Folk Art Nautical Objects
Wool, Linen
British Sailor's Woolie Woolwork of a Royal Navy ship, circa 1865-1875. The wool depicts a starboard view of a Royal Navy Frigate flying a White Ensign and a long white banner sail...
Antique Folk Art Model Galleon Mayflower Plymouth 1620 American Pilgrim Fathers
Antique Folk Art Model Galleon Mayflower Plymouth ...
Early 20th Century European Folk Art Nautical Objects
Thread, Wood
Unique, early 20th century model of an historically important ship. This uncleaned, Folk Art barn find is a model of the historically significant galleon the Mayflower. This ship saile...
Folk Art Boat Model

Folk Art Boat Model
Unknown
Vintage 1930s French Folk Art Nautical Objects
Iron, Mahogany
A mahogany and black enameled Folk Art boat on a mahogany Stand.
WWII Molly Pitcher '1943' Ship Hatch Whale Form An...
Unknown
Vintage 1970s American Folk Art Nautical Objects
Iron, Wood
Vintage custom-made Reclaimed Ship Hatch Coffee Table from the Maiden Voyage of the Sunken American Steam Merchant Ship "Molly Pitcher" (WWII, 1943). This custom table was created from ...
English Sailor's Woolwork Picture of the Named St. Jean D' Arcre, 101 Guns

English Sailor's Woolwork Picture of the Named St....
Antique Mid-19th Century English Folk Art Nautical Objects
Textile, Wool
English Sailor's Large Woolie Picture of the Named St. Jean D' Arcre, 101 Guns, circa 1860-1870. The sailor's woolwork depicts a starboard view of the St. Jean D'Arcre under full...
Mahogany and Macrame' Keepsake Box

Mahogany and Macrame' Keepsake Box
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Nautical Objects
The top is relief is carved with "Presented to JJS Dec. 1921." Decorative rope design with monkey fists, with all four sides having an open weave design.  
Large American Folk Art Ship Model

Large American Folk Art Ship Model
Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Nautical Objects
A sailer made folky ship model that has the hull of a whaler. The gun ports of a man of war and is rigged as a cargo ship. Possibly to represent the different ship's the maker ser...
Pair of Ship's Catheads, 19th Century

Pair of Ship's Catheads, 19th Century
Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Nautical Objects
Pine
Pair of carved and painted ship’s cathead terminals in the form of a lion’s face. A cathead is a large beam located on either bow of a sailing ship and angled outward at about 45 degree...
Collection of 19th Century American Eel Fishing Gigs
Collection of 19th Century American Eel Fishing Gi...
Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Nautical Objects
Iron
Collection of nine early blacksmith-made iron eel fishing gigs. Collected in the Northeast. Majority are hand-forged. Heights range from 10" - 18.". Stands range from 3.25" s...
Sailor's Woolwork Large Picture of Five Royal Navy Battleships on Unusual Seas
Sailor's Woolwork Large Picture of Five Royal Navy...
Antique Late 19th Century English Folk Art Nautical Objects
Wool
Sailor's woolwork large picture of five royal navy ironclad battleships on unusual chevron sea.  The very interesting sailor's wool depicts five different ironclad battleships negoti...
Antique Bas Relief Folk Art Seascape

Antique Bas Relief Folk Art Seascape
Vintage 1920s American Folk Art Nautical Objects
Plaster
Folk Art Seascape, circa 1920. A bas relief sculpted plaster plaque with hand-painted portrait of a fully rigged ship on port tack, with stay sails aloft, unsigned. Very unusual. In ver...
Folky Wood Model of a Cabin Cruiser

Folky Wood Model of a Cabin Cruiser
20th Century American Folk Art Nautical Objects
Folky wood model of a cabin cruiser, handcrafted with affection. The use of mahogany and Classic nautical palette make this boat an easy addition to island, coastal, or any style of liv...
Early 1900s Folk Art Wood Model Boat

Early 1900s Folk Art Wood Model Boat
Antique Early 1900s American Folk Art Nautical Objects
Wood
Early 1900s Folk Art wood model boat. Great patina.
American Pond Boat Hull

American Pond Boat Hull
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Nautical Objects
This nice vintage pond boat hull has a wood deck with various metal elements that relate to the rudder. The body is painted in red and white with a nice patina showing that this boat wa...
Vintage Pond Yacht

Vintage Pond Yacht
Early 20th Century British Folk Art Nautical Objects
Brass, Linen, Lead, Wood
Wooden pond yacht with natural finish and painted white above the waterline. Linen sails, blue deck. 70" long x 11 1/2" wide x 78" high
19th Century Bone Carving of a Dog

19th Century Bone Carving of a Dog
Antique Early 19th Century American Folk Art Nautical Objects
Bone, Antler, Marble
19th Century Bone Carving of a Dog, Realistically carved with inset glass eyes, finely detailed including mounted on a deer antler circular pedestal base, mounted on a later conforming ...
Shell Box

Shell Box
20th Century Canadian Folk Art Nautical Objects
This nautical box is repurposed. The antique lap desk box is originally from The 19th Century and Gael Ryan’s decoration is done in The Later 20th Century. This seashell box features a ...
Authentic American 19th Century Figurehead
Authentic American 19th Century Figurehead
Antique 1850s American Folk Art Nautical Objects
Pine
Carved ships figurehead bust of a bearded seaman. The figure is dressed in period sailor attire and is in untouched original condition. 19th century paint, carved from a one piece of w...
Antique Inlaid Sailor Box

Antique Inlaid Sailor Box
Antique Mid-19th Century English Folk Art Nautical Objects
Brass, Felt, Velvet, Wood
This antique sailor's box is beautifully inlaid with nautical motifs and the name of a possible sweetheart: Annie.The box has an overlapping lid and a removable compartment box lined wi...
San Francisco Bay American Cased Nautical Diorama, circa 1900
San Francisco Bay American Cased Nautical Diorama,...
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Nautical Objects
These wonderful Folk Art works are generally the work of hobbyists and represent some of the earlier examples of model making. This example seems to depict lands end or at least the nor...
Brass Nautical Sculpture

Brass Nautical Sculpture
20th Century French Folk Art Nautical Objects
Brass
Nautical inspired brass sculpture reminiscent of billowing sails . Finely made with ridge detailing. Very interesting and transforms from a variety of angles.
1930's Hand Forged Iron Anchor

On Hold
1930's Hand Forged Iron Anchor
Vintage 1930s Folk Art Nautical Objects
Iron
1930's hand forged iron ship anchor.
Sailor's Woolwork of a Thames Barge

Sailor's Woolwork of a Thames Barge
Antique 19th Century English Folk Art Nautical Objects
Wool, Linen
This woolwork is so striking with its large ship with dramatic and unusual colours. .The woolie depicts the port side view of a Thames Barge with the ship towing a small boat off the s...