Troughton & Simms<br> Double Frame Sextant-Quintant

Troughton & Simms  Double Frame Sextant/Quintant TROUGHTON & SIMMS were the best of the English instrument makers. This instrument dates from their partnership. It belongs in a collection of fine nautical antiques or as an important gift Presented is a very fine double frame sextant by one of the most renowned instrument makers,  Troughton & […]

U.S. Naval Officer’s<br> Bicorn Hat & Epaulets

U.S.. Naval Officer’s Bicorn Hat & Epaulets     Presented is a beautiful Naval Bicorn hat and pair of epaulets, in extrodinarily fine condition for their age. The Cocked Hat was worn by officers with full dress uniforms commonly refereed to as a “fore and aft” hat or bicorn. During the 1700’s the hat was […]

Winchester Signal Cannon

Winchester Signal Cannon   Presented is a handsome Winchester Arms Model 98, Steel and iron, Signal Cannon. The 10 gauge, Winchester Model 98 Breech Loading Signal Cannon was designed and patented by Charles H. Griffith for the Winchester Repeating Arms Company in 1901. The cannon debuted for sale in the March 1903 Winchester Catalog. The […]

Rare 1942 Morse<br> Navy MK V Dive Helmet<br> Display Condition

RARE 1942 MORSE NAVY MK V DIVING HELMET NEAR FULLY TINNED STAND NOT INCLUDED Presented is a very rare, because of its tinning, 12 bolt, 4 light Morse Navy MK V diving helmet that was made in 1942 six months after the attack on Pearl Harbor by the Japanese. Because the helmet has almost all […]

Schrader<br> 1942 WW II Navy MK V<br> Dive Helmet

1942 SCHRADER WW II U.S. NAVY MK V DIVING HELMET STANDUS Navy Inspection StampSchrader was one of the original maker’s of NavyMK V’s during        WW II. Owned Since the 1970’s by a private party!TOTAL WEIGHT:53 lbs  BONNET: 31 lbs     BREAST PLATE: 22 lbs SERIAL NUMBER:    705 A          DATE: Oct– 1942 STAND NOT INCLUDED Presented is a high […]

Famous<br> Heinke 12 Bolt Round Corselet<br> Dive Helmet

FAMOUS HEINKE 12 BOLT ROUND CORSELET DIVE HELMET Stand Not Included Presented is a very rare Heinke12 Bolt Round Corselet dive helmet. Heinke used gun metal when they began production of helmets in quantity. This helmet is copper and brass, with much of the tinning evident, and in excellent condition. It was believed that about […]

Half Hull Model<br> of Grand Banks Schooner<br> “Mary B Dyer”

BEAUTFUL HALF HULL MODEL OF THE GRAND BANKS SCHOONER “MARY B DYER” DESIGNED BY FAMOUS BUILDER DONALD McKAY DIMENSIONS: Ship: 51” L x 6” Beam x 7” Depth         Backboard: 54 ¾” x 11” Weight: 23 lbs This very impressive and quite large half hull model is one of the handsomest that we’ve […]

Half Hull Model <br>of “Thistle”<br> By Nat Herreshoff

Half Hull Model of Nat Herreshoff’s “Thistle” Presented is a very fine vintage Half Hull Model of the “Thistle” by Nat G.Herreshoff. Nathanael Greene Herreshoff was an American naval architect, mechanical engineer, and yacht design innovator. He produced a succession of undefeated America’s Cup defenders 1893-1920. In 1878 Herreshoff, a graduate of MIT, returned to […]

Large American Pilot Boat<br> Half Hull Model<br> Ca 1860

American Pilot Boat Half Hull Model  BACKBOARD 49″ L x 14″ H x 7″ depth MODEL LOA 43 1.2″ LOD 37″ L X 6″ Weight  14 Lbs. Presented is a large antique builder’s display style half model which was used to commemorate the launching of this vessel. It may have been given to the owner or it may […]

U.S. Navy Model 1862<br> Officer’s Presentation Sword

BY I. BERNSTEIN, BROOKLYN Early 20th Century Inscribed to M.J. Lenny Length Overall 36″ long       Blade 29 ¾” long by 6/8″ wide 1/4″ Thick,        Sword weighs 1 lbs. 7 oz. Presented is a vintage M1852 named naval officer’s sword by I. Bernstein of Brooklyn, NY. The blade has an etched and […]