Early 20th Century Nautical Objects

Rare Submarine Half Hull, circa 1940
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...
Swedish Wood Steamship Model
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.
Monocular Telescope, Karl Fritsch, Wien, circa 1900
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...
Antique George V English Sterling Silver Pint Mug
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...
German Hagenuk Deep Sea Diving Helmet, circa 1920s
German Hagenuk Deep Sea Diving Helmet, circa 1920s
Early 20th Century German Other Nautical Objects
Brass, Copper
Antique German navy hagenuk deep sea diving helmet, circa 1920s. A classic copper and brass helmet made by a scarce maker in the German and French style. Hagenuk (acronym for Hanseat...
19th-20th Century Maritime Lightning
19th-20th Century Maritime Lightning
Early 20th Century Danish Art Nouveau Table Lamps
Brass
Dark patinated brass plinth with heavy metal inlay in bottom. Lamp head self adjusting in one direction. Very heavy and stable with a maritime look. Original bulb holder in brass cas...
Pair of Deco Period Chrome Ship's Stateroom Sconces
Pair of Deco Period Chrome Ship's Stateroom Sco...
Early 20th Century Art Deco Nautical Objects
Chrome
Pair of late deco period chrome walls sconces from a ship's stateroom. Rewired for American use and takes a regular size light bulb. Classic and elegant. As of this writing, I have t...
Early 20th Century S.S.L.E Hurwitz Alemeda Calif, Life Perserver, circa 1940
Early 20th Century S.S.L.E Hurwitz Alemeda Cali...
Early 20th Century American Nautical Objects
Rope, Foam
ABOUT World War II era life preserver from a Safety, Security and Law Enforcement vessel called the L.E. Hurwitz in Alemeda, California. Creator Unknown Date of manufacture c...
Pair of Double-Stack Copper Ships Lights
Pair of Double-Stack Copper Ships Lights
Early 20th Century Scottish More Lighting
Brass, Copper, Optical Glass
A pair of double-stack copper ships lights, port and starboard. Each fitted with two Fresnel lenses, each lens marked with triple G monograph. Wired for mains electricity.
Early 20th Century Handmade Wooden Half Hull Model "Klipper"
Early 20th Century Handmade Wooden Half Hull Mo...
Early 20th Century Dutch Nautical Objects
Wood, Oak
Beautiful handmade wooden model of a Half Hull after a Dutch Ship named "Klipper", it's made in the first half of the 20th century, there are some small chips see pictures. The me...
WWII RMS Queen Mary Troop Life Jacket, circa 1940s
WWII RMS Queen Mary Troop Life Jacket, circa 1940s
Early 20th Century British Nautical Objects
Fabric, Rope
About: This is an original fabric life jacket for the RMS Queen Mary. The jacket has stamped on the front "RMS Queen Mary", "Front", and "R.A.B. Liverpool". On the back, "Victory"...
WWI Triple Turret Tripod Mounted Monocular by Krauss of Paris
WWI Triple Turret Tripod Mounted Monocular by K...
Early 20th Century French Scientific Instruments
A World War one era XSP triple turret monocular by E. Krauss of Paris. 15, 23 and 30 magnification through an 75mm objective. circa 1917. With original tripod.   
Baltic Traders oil painting by Frederik Ernlund
Frederik Ernlund
Early 20th Century Danish Paintings
Oil
A mid-1920s framed oil on canvas of two ships at sail by the Danish marine artist Frederik Ernlund (1879-1957). Signed in bottom right corner: Fr Ernlund.  
Nautical Liquid Compass Made in 1920s
Vintage 1920s British Nautical Objects
Nautical liquid compass made in 1920s, trade by Mercantile Stores Ltd Middlesbrough. It is mounted on universal joint and placed in its original wooden box. Measures: cm 19 x 19 x 14...
Anonymous Boat Project
Vintage 1920s British Nautical Objects
Anonymous boat. Measures: cm 72.5 x 45.4 (H) - inches 28.54 x 17.87 (H). 1920s. Coming from the Archive of Uffa Fox.
Project of a Ship by Charles Sibbick
Charles Sibbick
Antique Early 1900s British Nautical Objects
Project of racing yacht by C. Sibbick; it is a boat 35.57 feet long with 628 square feet sail area. This boat has a mast very gone down by the bows. Measures: Cm 130 x 45 H - inches ...
Project of a Ship by Charles Sibbick
Charles Sibbick
Antique Early 1900s British Nautical Objects
Structure of his favourite kind of keel by Charles Sibbick the designer, similar to the modern boats racing today in America's cup. It is a part of a project for a 52' linear rater f...
Victorian Half Hull of a Pinnace
Antique Early 1900s English Nautical Objects
Fruitwood, Mahogany
A Victorian half hull of a pinnace, with planked fruitwood hull and cockpit, on a mahogany back board. English, circa 1900.  
Late Victorian Boxwood Half Hull
Antique Early 1900s English Nautical Objects
Boxwood
A late Victorian boxwood half hull, the topsides painted black, set on a mahogany back board, English, circa 1900.
Nautical Table Lamp
Early 20th Century English Folk Art Table Lamps
Brass, Iron, Wood
Vintage nautical ships telegraph table lamp The ships telegraph is mounted as a lamp, on a mahogany, brass and painted iron base.  
Massive Old Red Pipe Organ Coral Specimen
Early 20th Century Prehistoric Nautical Objects
Coral
Very large red pipe organ coral natural history ocean specimen in old as found condition.
Pub Sign, for the Ship Inn Country Pub, English...
Early 20th Century English Historical Memorabilia
Bronze, Oak
A painted metal, bronze and oak country pub sign, from the Ship Inn in Gloucestershire. This model ship was know to sit above the sign for the Ship Inn until the late 1930s-early ...
Japanese Antique Massive Crab Sculpture from K...
Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Sculptures and Carvings
Pottery
From our most recent Japanese acquisition travels, One of a pair. A fine genuinely antique Japanese handcrafted multi legged glazed heavy thick pottery crab in an authentic l...
Brass Proportional dividers Made in the 1920s w...
Vintage 1920s British Nautical Objects
Cross-legged proportional dividers, signed W & D. Ltd made in the 1920s, complete with original wooden case covered with black leather, with fixed or mobile centre, whose opposite po...
Cased Ship’s Boardroom Model of Three Sister Ships
Vintage 1910s Scottish Models and Miniatures
Glass, Wood
A cased ship’s boardroom model of three sister ships, recorded on the label as ‘TSS Dublin’, ‘Edimburgo’ and ‘Mexico’ built and engined by the Caledon Shipbuilding & Engineering Comp...
Antique Victorian Sterling Silver Magnifying Gl...
Alfred Clark
Antique Early 1900s English Art Nouveau Sterling Silver
Silver, Sterling Silver, Glass
An exceptional, fine and impressive, unusual antique Victorian English sterling silver magnifying glass / hand lens with nautical interest - boxed; an addition to our range of orname...
European Nautical Chair with Cast Iron Base, ci...
Early 20th Century European Chairs
Fabric, Iron, Wood
This "captains" style chair has curved, horizontal, raised arms supported only by the back. The chair back has a pierced design with a five point star carved at the centre....
Wooden Model of a Ship 1915 circa
Vintage 1910s Syrian Nautical Objects
Scale model of a ship probably made in Ile De Rouad, Syria, in 1915 circa. Good condition. Length cm 112 - inches 44, deptch cm 20 - inches 7.87, height cm 84 - inches 33. It is a ki...
Antique English Sailboat Transfer Ware Serving ...
Antique Early 1900s Ceramics
English earthenware glazed tile serving trivet (used to protect the table from hot serving dishes) in creamy white and greyish blue depicting a summer sailing scene.
Large Set of Admiralty Pattern Station Pointers...
Antique Early 1900s English Nautical Objects
Brass, Mahogany
Set of large admiralty pattern brass station pointers by Troughton and Simms, London, New York and Capetown, with silvered calibrated 360degree dial in a fitted mahogany case.
Antique Silver Neff/Galleon Import Marks 1913, ...
Berthold Muller
Early 20th Century German Nautical Objects
Silver
A stunningly beautiful large silver Neff/Galleon with ornate hand chasing depicting life at sea. The hull of the Neff has a serpent theme throughout with the bow baring a serpent’s f...

Watercolor by William Birchall

By William Minshall Birchall
Watercolor by William Birchall
William Minshall Birchall
Vintage 1910s English Paintings
Watercolor by William Birchall depicting a world war one Naval warship on convoy with destroyers on station on the ships port hand side. Entitled The Everr Ready. Dated 1914 O...
Japanese Compass Made in the Early 1900
Early 20th Century Japanese Scientific Instruments
Liquid compass on universal joint mounted on walnut plank. Made in the early 1900 and written in Japanese types. The compass has a brass cylindrical box; on its bottom it is fixed a ...
Kenotometer Signed Brady & Martin Ltd Newcastle...
Brady & Martin Ltd.
Early 20th Century British Scientific Instruments
Kenotometer signed Brady & Martin Ltd Newcastle-on-Tyne, early 1900. It is an instrument used on a ship to measure the pressure in the condensers of steam turbines. It consists of a ...
Sailor Made Ropework Mirror
Vintage 1920s American Folk Art Wall Mirrors
A beautifully crafted sailor-made ropework frame, the thick coiled rope decorated with intricate knot work at each corner over a border of intricate knotted and braided rope which is...
Very Large Pond yacht
Early 20th Century British Nautical Objects
Edwardian pond yacht, painted in green complete with five sails and simulated planked decking. Dimensions: Height 84 inches Width 81 inches Depth 11 inches.
Large Dutch Copper Starboard Nautical Lantern w...
Antique Early 1900s Dutch Lanterns
Brass, Copper, Glass
This large circa 1900 Dutch copper nautical lantern features a brass label in the form of a scroll marked Stuurboord or starboard in Dutch. A latch at the back allows it to be opened...
Large Black and White Historical Picture of the...
Unknown
Vintage 1910s Nautical Objects
Large black and white historical picture depicting the ship Virgen de Africa Cadiz, dated 1917. Original frame, 112x79 - inches 44x31. Good condition.
Project of the Rosemary Sailing Boat
Early 20th Century British Nautical Objects
Project coming from the archives of Uffa Fox and never entered the commercial circuit depicting Rosemary, a project by William Fife III and launched in his Scottish shipyard in 1925....
Project by Charles Sibbick
Early 20th Century British Nautical Objects
Project coming from the archives of Uffa Fox and never entered the commercial circuit depicting the sail plan of a boat by C. Sibbick. Measures: 57 x 46.5 (H) cm - 22.44 x 18.30 (H) ...
1920s Pond Yacht
Vintage 1920s British Nautical Objects
Brass, Cotton, Wood
Sleek 1920s bermudan-rigged 30 inch pond yacht with balanced main sail steering gear and lead keel. The sails are copies of the originals and the model sits on a newly made stand usi...
Scandinavian Amber Pendant and Sterling Silver ...
Early 20th Century Danish Scandinavian Modern Collectible Jewelry
Sterling Silver
Amber pendant in a sterling silver setting with a Italian 925 silver chain.
Project of the Rosemary Ship, 1920s
Vintage 1920s Scottish Nautical Objects
Rosemary is a project by William Fife III and it was launched in his Scottish shipyard in 1925. This boat has a sloop rig. Measures: cm 112.5 x 64 H - inches 44.29x25.19 H. Project ...
Project of the Rosemary Ship, 1920s
Vintage 1920s Scottish Nautical Objects
Rosemary is a project by William Fife III and it was launched in his Scottish shipyard in 1925. This boat has a sloop rig. Cm 104.6 x 42.5 (h) - inches 41.18x16.73 (h). Project comi...
Perkins Marine Brass Ship Standing Light, circa...
Vintage 1910s American Lanterns
Brass
Brass ship standing light (lantern) marked "M'F'R'D BY PERKINS MARINE LAMP CORP. RN / BROOKLYN NEW YORK," with swing handle, circa 1916. Used aboard US Naval Torpedo boats, battle sh...
Brass Binnacle for Lifeboat, 1920s
Vintage 1920s Nautical Objects
Liquid compass mounted on universal joint made in 1920s. It's a magnetic compass with gimbals, mounted in a lifeboat binnacle, brass and glass, with light for night illumination. Mea...
Ship Log Signed Walker's Cherub III, early 1900...
Thomas Walker & Son Ltd.
Vintage 1910s British Nautical Objects
Ship log, brass, signed Walker’s Cherub III of the early 1900s It is a tool used for measuring the speed and the distance traveled by a vessel via an enamelled sheet dial with 3 scal...
Scale Model of a Black and Grey Brig with Three...
Early 20th Century Nautical Objects
Scale model of a brig with three masts, early 1900, oak wooden hull, black hull and grey topsides, oak wooden base with turned feet. Very good condition. Measures: Length cm 106, hei...
Bronze Nautical Fairlead
Vintage 1920s French Nautical Objects
Bronze nautical fairlead used to prevent the unhooking of ropes. Width cm 15 x 2.5. French manufacture of the 20s. Very good condition. Shipping insured by Lloyd's London; it is avai...
Brass nautical compass made in circa 1918
Vintage 1910s American Nautical Objects
Beautiful compass for nautical bearing signed C-E N° 10983 Engineer Corps U.S. made in 1918 circa. It has a sight system and a compass card with goniometric circle to measure the ang...
Early 20th Century Side Wheeler Model Toy Boat
Early 20th Century English Nautical Objects
Bakelite
Detailed model of a side wheeler steam boat made of Bakelite.  
Scandinavian Amber Pendant and Sterling Silver ...
Early 20th Century Danish Collectible Jewelry
Sterling Silver
Amber pendant in a Sterling silver setting with a Italian 925 silver chain
Large Collection of Shells, End of 19th-Early 2...
Early 20th Century French Scientific Instruments
Collection of shells collected on the French and Mediterranean coasts including also some specimens from former French colonies. Collection assembled between the end of the 19th cent...
Racing Yacht Model with Significant Canadian Mi...
Early 20th Century Canadian Nautical Objects
Mahogany
An impressively large & finely constructed model of a sleek racing yacht hull crafted in finely grained mahogany, the main deck banded with contrasting detail, the partial metal keel...
Model Schooner
Early 20th Century English Nautical Objects
English, circa 1930 A model schooner with solid wooden hull and metal sails and masts.
Antique Brass Liquid Nautical Ships Compass Dou...
Early 20th Century English Nautical Objects
Brass, Bronze, Wood
Early 20th century English working brass liquid ships compass. Mounted on a double bronze dolphin and pine wood articulating stand. Compass diameter, 4" inches.
Antique English Triple Optic Binoculars, Marine...
Early 20th Century English Edwardian Nautical Objects
A really fabulous example of these highly sought-after and hard to find binoculars / field glasses with three lenses changed by the wheel at the side and indicated across the bridge ...
Three Early 20th Century Nautical Paintings, Oi...
Early 20th Century American Nautical Objects
Canvas, Oil
Three early 20th century nautical paintings, oil on canvas. Very nicely done with great detail. All three in simple giltwood frames. Priced per painting.
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