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Large Bronze Propeller on Custom Stand
Large Bronze Propeller on Custom Stand
Mid-20th Century Industrial Nautical Objects
Bronze
Large bronze propeller from a decommissioned lifeboat. Great scale and patina. Mounted on a custom made iron stand. Makes a wonderful sculptural piece with a history, 1970s. The base...
Large 19th Century English Camphor Wood Captain's Chest or Trunk
Large 19th Century English Camphor Wood Captain...
Antique Late 19th Century English British Colonial Blanket Chests
Brass, Wood
An especially large and handsome late 19th century brass-bound camphor wood captain's chest from England with brass carry handles, side straps and corner details, and an old working ...
Mid-Century Modern Brass and Lucite Table Lamp from Ship's Stateroom
Mid-Century Modern Brass and Lucite Table Lamp ...
Mid-20th Century European Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps
From a decommissioned ship's stateroom, a brass and Lucite table lamp. Two tiered electrical accommodates two light bulbs. Very unusual find. Mid-Century Modern. Electrified for Amer...
Pair of Brass and Black Nautical Ship's Pendant Lights
Pair of Brass and Black Nautical Ship's Pendant...
Mid-20th Century German Industrial Chandeliers and Pendants
Brass, Copper, Glass
Impressive pair of large nautical ship's deck lights in a combination of polished brass and satin black. These authentic Industrial pendants, manufactured by Wiska, Germany in the 19...
Midcentury French Composition of Corals, Shells and Fossils
Midcentury French Composition of Corals, Shells...
Unknown
Vintage 1970s French Mid-Century Modern Picture Frames
One of a kind composition of shells, fossils and corals. From a private French collection. Midcentury.
Twelve Conus Leopardus Shells
Twelve Conus Leopardus Shells
20th Century Taxidermy
Shell
Twelve Conus Leopardus (Leopard Cone) shells. Range of sizes: 3-4 inches, diameter: 2 inches. Note: Leopard snails are most prevalent in the Indo-Pacific Region and are one of th...
Very Large and Rare Brass Ship's Cleats
Very Large and Rare Brass Ship's Cleats
Mid-20th Century Industrial Nautical Objects
A true collectors item to find cleats this large in solid brass. Great patina from a very large, decommissioned ship. As of this writing I have two but am listing them singly. Just o...
Five-Foot Ship's Wheel
Five-Foot Ship's Wheel
20th Century Nautical Objects
Five-foot ship's wheel with brass maker's badge from American Engineering Company, Philadelphia, PA with heavy brass hub.
Newport Harbor Yacht Club Burgee
Newport Harbor Yacht Club Burgee
20th Century Nautical Objects
Framed yacht club burgee of the letter "N" surrounded by an orange circle. Brass grommets. This is the burgee of the Newport Harbor Yacht Club, located on the Balboa Peninsula, part ...
Vice Commodore
Vice Commodore
20th Century Nautical Objects
Framed Vice Commodore flag showing a red field with a white embroidered fouled anchor surrounded by a ring of stars. Nicely framed with gray mat. Measures: 32" long x 24" tall.
Nato Second Substitute Flag
Nato Second Substitute Flag
20th Century Nautical Objects
Blue and white nautical Signal flag with manila rope and wood toggle. Fitted to a shadowbox frame. The flag is a North Atlantic Treaty Organization Signal for "second substitute". Me...
Pair of 19th Century Model Cannon
Pair of 19th Century Model Cannon
Antique 1820s English Arms, Armor and Weapons
Bronze, Mahogany
Pair of 19th century model cannon with tapering bronze barrels on original mahogany carriages.   
Silver Plated Naval Car Mascot by Gieves
Gieves, Ltd.
Vintage 1930s British Nautical Objects
Silver Plate
A stylish Naval car mascot mounted on an ebonised plinth for display; stamped with the name ‘Gieves’ as it was originally retailed by the renowned Savile Row tailors (and naval unifo...
Nautical Engraving of the Shipbuilding Process ...
Antique Late 18th Century French Renaissance Revival Prints
Paper
18th century engraving of Marine Ships from the Panckouke Encyclopedie. The work was published by the Parisian bookseller Charles-Josheph Panckouke. It features all phases of shipb...
Daum France Signed Sailboat Crystal Sculpture, ...
Daum
Vintage 1960s French Mid-Century Modern Figurative Sculptures
Crystal
Beautiful crystal sculpture representing a stylized sailboat, designed by Daum in the 1960s. It's a large model and it is signed DAUM FRANCE on the crystal base. It is in excellent ...
French Art Deco Large Galley Ship by Art Bois, ...
Anthoine Art Bois
Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Nautical Objects
Chrome, Rosewood
Large French Art Deco galley by Anthoine Art Bois, France, 1930s. Rosewood (palisander) and chrome.  
Vintage Nikon WWII Big Eye Binoculars
Vintage 1940s Asian Nautical Objects
Vintage Nikon WWII 120 mm Big Eye binoculars. These beautiful Imperial Navy Big Eye binoculars are as practical as they are elegant, with a far-reaching magnification x 20. Mounte...
Armillary Sphere in Wrought Iron and Brass, cir...
Antique 1850s Italian Other Nautical Objects
Brass, Wrought Iron
Astonishing Armillary sphere, a very beautiful decorative object, in wrought iron and metal, circa 1850.
Pair of Deco Period Glass Scallop Shell Motif S...
Mid-20th Century European Art Deco Wall Lights and Sconces
Metal
A pair of exquisite Art Deco-period glass sconce shades with scallop shell motif on chrome and black metal back plates. Rewired for American use, porcelain socket and takes a regular...
Pair of Triangular Opaque Glass Wall Sconces fr...
Mid-20th Century Industrial Nautical Objects
Brass, Milk Glass
A very cool pair of triangular and dimensional wall sconces from the stateroom of a 1970s cruise ship. Brass frame with an opaque white glass shade. Takes a regular size light bulb a...
Ovoid-Shaped Nautical Brass Ship's Porthole Win...
Late 20th Century Industrial Wall Mirrors
Brass
A great ovoid-shaped brass ship's window turned into a mirror. Originally salvaged from a ship's closed-type lifeboat from the 1970s. The glass has been swapped for a mirror and the ...
Unusual Brass Mirror from a Ship's Stateroom, c...
Mid-20th Century Industrial Nautical Objects
A great brass wall mirror from the stateroom of a decommissioned cruise ship. Features a new mirror and glass shelf with the original brass railing around it, circa 1960s. When found...
Pair of Mid-Century Modern Swing-Arm Brass Tabl...
Mid-20th Century Table Lamps
Brass, Milk Glass
From a ship's stateroom, this pair of brass table lamps has an adjustable arm that swings out and lovely, domed milk glass shades. Measures: Base diameter is 8" diameter. The swing a...
Rare Submarine Half Hull, circa 1940
Early 20th Century American Industrial Nautical Objects
Steel, Felt, Tin, Wood
About This is an original hand painted, submarine half hull. This is a rare piece. Most half hulls tend to be ships. Submarine half hulls are rare. The submarine body is wood with...
Odysśee de la Mer Coral Quartz Sea Fan Bronze S...
21st Century and Contemporary French Baroque Natural Specimens
Bronze, Coral, Quartz, Tourmaline
Odysśee de la Mer. A large 19th Century French cast bronze fragment with a mounding growth of over 5000 carats natural citrine and black tourmaline that surround a giant black sea fa...
Chris Craft Speedboat Sales Model, circa 1930s ...
Vintage 1930s Argentine Mid-Century Modern Nautical Objects
Fantastic Chris craft speedboat sales model, circa 1930s. It belonged to an antique speedboats sales shop. The shop opened in 1912 and closed on the 1965. Perfect for a nautical fan...
Swedish Wood Steamship Model
Early 20th Century Swedish Models and Miniatures
A vintage 1940 Swedish handmade model of a steamship. Made in wood with paper and metal details. Original paint.
Antique English Brass Cased Floating Card Explo...
Antique 1880s English Late Victorian Scientific Instruments
Brass, Glass
A very attractive Victorian explorers compass dating to circa 1880. The floating card dial pivots on a gemstone bearing and is housed under a glass crystal which is clean and free...
English Tabletop Telescope in Solid Brass
Antique Late 19th Century English Victorian Nautical Objects
Brass
English tabletop telescope with adjustable height in solid brass, with a screw lock and standing atop folding tripod legs. The piece has some wear to the brass surfaces but is in gre...
Mid-Century Modern Ship's Aerovane and Anemometer
Mid-20th Century Industrial Nautical Objects
Chrome, Fiberglass
While actually a navigational instrument measuring wind speed and direction, in their decommissioned state these aerovanes and anemometers become unusual and kinetic sculptural artif...
Seiko Ship's Clock in Green Metal Case, 1970s
Mid-20th Century Japanese Industrial Nautical Objects
From decommissioned ships, Seiko clocks with glass fronts in a green metal case with rubber sealed edging. Battery operated and mechanism has been updated, circa 1970s. Some have a f...
Set of Three Ship's Chrome Sampson Posts, 1970s
Mid-20th Century Industrial Nautical Objects
Chrome
A set of three sampson posts, two large and one smaller. Chrome over iron. The chrome has been reapplied. Working cleats from a large ship. If you don't want all three, we can discus...
WWII Imperial Japanese Navy Big Eye Binoculars
Vintage 1940s Japanese Nautical Objects
These curvaceous Japanese binoculars are elegant and spectacular, with a far-reaching magnification/zoom of 15x Optical quality is excellent, professionally polished, set on an adjus...
Nautical Ship's Chrome Porthole Windows Convert...
Late 20th Century Industrial Carts and Bar Carts
Chrome
A bespoke piece, using two original 1970s chrome porthole windows with new rivets put back in (the original rivets pop out when ship's are dismantled), and then fashioned into a bar ...
Deco Period Teak Desk from Ship's Stateroom
Mid-20th Century Art Deco Desks and Writing Tables
Rosewood, Teak
A late deco-period teak desk from a ship's stateroom. Rosewood accents and cabinet with interior shelving. I manged to collect a few of these as the ship was being decommissioned. A ...
Set of Five Swedish Rörstrand Nautical Black an...
Rörstrand
20th Century Swedish Porcelain
Porcelain
A beautiful set of five Swedish plates by Rörstrand, 20th century, Sweden. Plates are nautical themed with antiqued sailing ships in black and white. With makers mark on back as show...
San Diego Yacht Club Burgee
20th Century Nautical Objects
Nautical flag from the San Diego Yacht club. Red star on a white field with blue border. matted and framed. Measures: 24" tall x 32" long.
Motor Boating Blueprint of "Midge"
20th Century Nautical Objects
Detailed original blueprint by Motor Boating publishing of the 26 foot raised deck motor boat "Midge". Drawn by William Atkins. Matted and framed. Measures: 25" long x 19.5" tall.
Framed Blueprint of the Yacht Sand Piper
20th Century Nautical Objects
Original nautical blueprint drawing published by Motor Boating Magazine. Showing the 30foot river day cruiser "Sand Piper", a flag bottom vessel designed by William Atkin. Measures: ...
Red and White Nautical Signal Flag
20th Century Nautical Objects
International code of signals flag letter "H" or hotel; "I have a pilot on board. Red and white cotton panels with toggle. Mounted into a shadow box frame. Measures: 28" tall x 30" l...
International Code of Signals Flag "Z"
20th Century Nautical Objects
International code of signals flag "Z" for Zulu; signifying "I require a tug". Custom shadow box frame with linen flag has four panels of black, blue, red and yellow. Flag has canvas...
Nautical Burgee Flag of Dolphin
20th Century Nautical Objects
Framed flag showing a white dolphin on a grey/blue field. White hoist with two brass grommets. Matted and framed. Measures: 24" tall x 32" long.
Nautical Signal Flag "B"
20th Century Nautical Objects
International code of signals flag "B" for Bravo signifying "I am taking in or discharging or carrying dangerous goods." (Originally used by the Royal Navy specifically for military ...
Framed Nautical Burgee "FLW"
20th Century Nautical Objects
Stitched cotton yacht burgee with "FLW" sewn onto a red and white pointed burgee. Matted with grey and framed. Measures: 22" tall x 30" long.
Maritime Signal Flag, 7
20th Century Nautical Objects
International code of signals flag for the number 7. Red and yellow nautical flag with rope and clip hook. Matted and framed. Measures: 20" tall x 34" long.
ICS Yacht Signal Flag G
20th Century Nautical Objects
International yacht signal flag for the letter G, or "Golf" signifying "I require a pilot." Cotton flag of yellow and blue stripes is in a shadowbox frame. Measures: 31" long x 29" w...
Framed Yacht Ensign
20th Century Nautical Objects
American yacht ensign with embroidered fouled anchor and thirteen stars. Hoist with brass grommets. Matted and framed. Measures: 26" tall x 34" wide.
Camphor Wood Trunk with Hinged Lid, Brass Handl...
Antique Late 19th Century English Blanket Chests
A late 19th century Victorian camphor wood trunk with hinged lid, brass handles and mounts on turned feet.
Monocular Telescope, Karl Fritsch, Wien, circa ...
Unknown
Early 20th Century Austrian Art Nouveau Nautical Objects
Brass
Functional, perfect original condition, only one leather eyelet are missing. Karl Fritsch (born August 22, 1855 in Vienna, January 2, 1926 ibid) was an Austrian optician and instrume...
Detroit Yacht Club Burgee
20th Century Nautical Objects
Weathered nautical boat flag. Swallowtail design bugee from the Detroit Yacht Club. Brass grommets. Measures: 22" tall x 30" long.
Yacht Club Burgee from Baltimore
20th Century Nautical Objects
Nautical yacht club flag. Showing a burgee from the Baltimore yacht club. Distinctive orange and black design. Cotton with wool bunting by "Bulldog". Matted and framed. Measures: 24"...
Vintage Yacht Burgee
20th Century Nautical Objects
Vintage yacht burgee with Royal crown possibly from an English yacht squadron. Weathered condition. Mated and framed. Measures: 23" high x 30" long.
Pair of Mid-Century Brass Nautical Ship Deck Li...
Mid-20th Century European Industrial Chandeliers and Pendants
Brass, Iron
An authentic and uncommon pair of 1950s polished brass ship deck lights with wonderful size, shape and patina. Salvaged from a marine vessel and attentively restored, these nautical ...
Silver Tankard "Commodore Cup" Trophy from Dove...
Unknown
Antique Late 19th Century European Neoclassical Nautical Objects
Silver
Silver tankard "Commodore Cup" trophy from Dover. Possibly Germany and english import, late 19th century. Container with handle and lid with hinge of cylindrical body known as "tank...
Antique George V English Sterling Silver Pint Mug
Henry Matthews
Vintage 1920s English Sterling Silver
Silver, Sterling Silver
A fine and impressive antique George V English sterling silver pint mug with sailing interest; an addition to our nautical themed silverware collection. This impressive antique Ge...
Copper, Brass and Chrome Ship's Anemometer, Mid...
Mid-20th Century European Industrial Nautical Objects
Brass, Copper, Chrome
A functional ship's anemometer, used in measuring wind speed. Made of copper, brass and chrome. Can be used outside or in and the copper cups move freely. Polished and salvaged from ...
Copper Lifeboat Compass, Midcentury American
20th Century American Nautical Objects
Copper
A copper compass from an American Ship's lifeboat. The lid closes to protect it and the original plaque is still mounted on the front face of the box, midcentury. Nautical Antique...
Bakelite Clinometer Nautical Instrument, Mid-Ce...
Mid-20th Century Industrial Nautical Objects
Glass, Bakelite
A ship's ball clinometer in a Bakelite casing with precision glass tubing. These tilt gauges were used on vessels to measure the angular slant of the ship. The readings are important...
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