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Antique Hand Blown Green Glass Japanese Float Fishing Net Nautical Buoy Marker
Located in Dayton, OH
Net wrapped hand blown green glass Japanese fishing float.   
Category

Early 20th Century Japonisme Nautical Objects

Materials

Blown Glass, Jute

Antique Nautical Ships Wheel
Located in San Francisco, CA
Antique nautical ships wheel Measures: 30" diameter x 2.5" deep Very good antique condition For display.
Category

Early 20th Century American Nautical Objects

Materials

Wood

  • Antique Nautical Ships Wheel
  • Antique Nautical Ships Wheel
  • Antique Nautical Ships Wheel
  • Antique Nautical Ships Wheel
H 2.5 in. Dm 30 in.
Nautical Antique Rangefinder signed Stuart's Marine Distance Meter 1890 circa
Located in Milan, IT
Nautical rangefinder signed Stuart's Marine Distance Meter 926 G. Lee & Son The Hard Portsmouth end of 1800s, complete with original mahogany box with brass hinges and closing hooks....
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Antique 1880s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass

Brass Nautical Antiques Prismatic Bearing Compass UK 1916 Original Leather Case
Located in Milan, IT
Prismatic bearing compass made of brass; it is a small compass, signed F. Darton & Co London n. 50698 of 1916 model Verner’s Pattern named after the designer, Colonel William Willoug...
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Vintage 1910s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass

Large Nautical Antique Half-Block Model of an English Schooner, 1860
Located in Milan, IT
Large half-block model of laminated mahogany and plane tree of an English schooner of the second half of the 19th century. Very good condition. 165.5 x 23 x 14 cm. Shipping is insure...
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Antique 1860s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Mahogany

Antique Ship's Wheel
Located in Norwell, MA
Varnished ship's wheel or helm. Eight turned spokes. Polished brass hub, brass outer ring. 30" diameter.
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Antique 19th Century Nautical Objects

  • Antique Ship's Wheel
  • Antique Ship's Wheel
  • Antique Ship's Wheel
  • Antique Ship's Wheel
H 30 in. W 30 in. D 2 in.
Antique Oakwood Wall Barometer
Located in London, Nottinghill
This beautiful antique barometer is in good working condition. Please study the images carefully as form part of the description.
Category

Vintage 1940s Nautical Objects

Materials

Hardwood

  • Antique Oakwood Wall Barometer
  • Antique Oakwood Wall Barometer
  • Antique Oakwood Wall Barometer
  • Antique Oakwood Wall Barometer
H 6.5 in. W 6.5 in. D 1.8 in.
Antique Iron Whale Flensing Knife
Located in Montreal, QC
From the days of Moby Dick, this heavy tool was used to remove blubber from a whale carcass. The triangular blade is cast at one end of a long cylindrical handle, the other end is wr...
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Antique 1850s English Nautical Objects

Materials

Iron

Antique Ship Vessel Handle Wheel
Located in Greenwich, CT
Antique vessel handle wheel.
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Antique Early 1900s Unknown Other Nautical Objects

Materials

Wood

Massive Antique Half Hull Ship Model
Located in Bridgeport, CT
A rare and important massive late 19th century half hull model ship of the steel screw steamers "CZAR" and CZARITZA" built by Sir W. G. Armstrong, Mitchell & Co. Builders, Newcastl...
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Antique Late 19th Century Industrial Nautical Objects

Materials

Wood

  • Massive Antique Half Hull Ship Model
  • Massive Antique Half Hull Ship Model
  • Massive Antique Half Hull Ship Model
  • Massive Antique Half Hull Ship Model
H 15.5 in. W 91.5 in. D 5.5 in.
Antique Horn Carved Scrimshaw Powder Horn Flask
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
19th century carved scrimshaw "Walrus" powder horn flask. This one of a kind carved scrimshaw bone powder horn flask is well preserved with great detail to the walrus and lighthouse ...
Category

Antique Late 19th Century Nautical Objects

Materials

Bone, Leather, Wood

Antique Model of a Thames River Barge
Located in Norwell, MA
Late 19th century model of Thames River trading vessel. Rigged with linen sails, standing and running cords, covered hatches, anchors, lee boards etc. Measures: 47" long x 15" deep x...
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20th Century Nautical Objects

  • Antique Model of a Thames River Barge
  • Antique Model of a Thames River Barge
  • Antique Model of a Thames River Barge
  • Antique Model of a Thames River Barge
H 31 in. W 47 in. D 15 in.
Antique 19th Century Architectural Mold for a Ships Engine
Located in Port Jervis, NY
Antique architectural mold in the form of a wheel. All handmade and entirely intact. Can be hung on a wall or with a piece of glass on top used as a cocktail table.
Category

Antique 1890s American Industrial Nautical Objects

Materials

Oak

English Antique Nautical Dry Compass, by George Christian, Liverpool
By George Christian
Located in Delft, NL
English antique nautical dry compass, by George Christian, Liverpool Antique late 19th century dry card compass housed in a brass tub that is suspended by gimbales in a wooden dov...
Category

Antique Late 19th Century English Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass

Antique Cast Iron Umbrella Back Plate of Admiral Nelson
Located in Bridgeport, CT
Antique painted iron plaque depicting a standing Admiral Nelson clutching a telescope in his only hand while standing next to an anchor wrapped in rope to one side and an anchor to t...
Category

Antique 19th Century Folk Art Nautical Objects

Materials

Iron

Large Antique Nautical Brass Telescope Covered with Leather, 1870
Located in Milan, IT
Large brass telescope covered with leather with focus with one extension, English manufacture of the second half of the nineteenth century. Complete with no-dust tongue. Maximum leng...
Category

Antique 1870s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass

Custom Mounted Antique Child’s Colorful Metal Beach Shovel Display
Located in Stamford, CT
A collection of 14 antique metal children's toy beach shovels mounted to a pegged antique piece of board. Very graphic. Great for a summer or beach home. Light and easy to hang.  
Category

Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Nautical Objects

Materials

Metal

Antique Carved and Decorated Ship's Figurehead, circa 1890
Located in Nantucket, MA
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, del...
Category

Antique Late 19th Century French Folk Art Nautical Objects

Materials

Wood

Original Antique Cast Iron Flat Back Figure of Admiral Nelson
Located in St Annes, Lancashire
Great naive figure of Nelson Cast iron flat back doorstop probably made by the Coalbrookdale factory Good condition Retains its original bronze patina.   ...
Category

Antique Late 19th Century English Folk Art Nautical Objects

Materials

Iron

1900s Brass Pocket Magnetic Vintage Compass Magnapole Antique Nautical Objects
Located in Milan, IT
Nautical travel compass made of brass in the early 1900s, signed The Magnapole; small compass used away from magnetic fields to check the ship's heading. The compass is complete with...
Category

Early 20th Century British Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass

Large Antique Salvaged Pyle & National Co. Nautical or Marine Spotlight
By Pyle National
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This large and substantial Art Deco industrial nautical spotlight was made by the Pyle & National Company of Chicago Illinois in circa 1925 in the period industrial Art Deco style. T...
Category

Early 20th Century American Industrial Nautical Objects

Materials

Metal, Brass

Antique Folk Art Model Galleon Mayflower Plymouth 1620 American Pilgrim Fathers
Located in Lisse, NL
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 sa...
Category

Early 20th Century European Folk Art Nautical Objects

Materials

Thread, Wood

Brass and Rope Antique Nautical Telescope, Mid-19th Century
Located in Milan, IT
Brass telescope with handle covered with braided rope of the mid-19th century. Focusing with two extensions, complete with dust flap and sunshade. Maximum length 84 cm, minimum 37 cm...
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Antique 1860s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass

1913 Nautical Brass Sextant J. Lilley Mahogany Box Antique Marine Instrument
Located in Milan, IT
Brass sextant signed John Lilley & Son Ltd London & North Shields, made in 1913 circa, in its original mahogany box with brass handles, hinges and locking hooks. Brass frame with eng...
Category

Vintage 1910s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass

Antique Italian Nautical Graphometer with its Original Wooden Box Genoa, 1940s
By CAIM, Genova 1
Located in Milan, IT
Brass, copper and lead graphometer complete with the original wooden box signed CAIM Genova Via S. Sabina two of the 1940s. Measures of box 28 x 29 cm H 24. CAIM Genoa was company ac...
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Vintage 1940s Italian Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass

UK 1850 Brass Sextant Antique Nautical Measurement Instrument with Mahogany Box
Located in Milan, IT
Brass sextant, unreadable signature, valuable manufacturing instrument from the first half of the 19th century, complete with lenses and placed in its elegant original mahogany box, ...
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Antique 1840s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass

1900s Antique Nautical Sailing Project by Charles Sibbick Uffa Fox Archives
By Charles Sibbick
Located in Milan, IT
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. Cm 130 x 45 H - inches 51.18 x 17...
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Antique Early 1900s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Paper

19th century Antique Magnetic Nautical Compass W.T. Fisher English Manufacturer
Located in Milan, IT
Compass in its original wooden box with slot lid. Signed W. T. FISHER Great Yarmouth, mid 19th century. The compass is made up of a copper container with a lead and glass counterweig...
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Antique 1850s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass

1930s Antique Nautical Print Depicting Oceania ship by Adolfo Barabino Genova
Located in Milan, IT
Lithograph on paper published by S.A.I.G, Adolfo Barabino Genova depicting the Oceania steamer. Title of the lithograph “America and Oceania Steamboats of the La Veloce Company, Auxi...
Category

Vintage 1930s Italian Nautical Objects

Materials

Wood, Paper

1920s Antique Nautical Anonymous Boat Project from the Uffa Fox Archives
Located in Milan, IT
Anonymous boat. Measures: cm 72.5 x 45.4 (H) - inches 28.54 x 17.87 (H). 1920s. Project coming from the archives of Uffa Fox, an English boat designer and sailing enthusiast, and nev...
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Vintage 1920s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Paper

1938 Antique Nautical Lollypoppet Project Sailing Boat by Berthon Boat Company
Located in Milan, IT
Project coming from the archives of Uffa Fox and never entered the commercial circuit depicting Lollypoppet, built by the Berthon Boat Company and launched in 1938. Measures: cm 68.5...
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Vintage 1930s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Paper

Antique Scottish Mahogany Nautical Ship's Wheel and American Brass Horn Pairing
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This antique nautical pairing consists of an antique solid mahogany ship's wheel made by the Mactaggart Scott & Co. of Edenborough Scotland in circa 1900 and a more recent brass air ...
Category

Early 20th Century Scottish Late Victorian Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass

Antique Nautical Chart of Cipre e Limasol by Antoine Roux, France, 1844
By Antoine Roux
Located in Milan, IT
Antique portolano, nautical map of Cipre e Limasol engraved on a copper plate by Antoine Roux, Marseille France 1844, from his work Recueil des principaux plans des ports et de Rades...
Category

Antique 1840s French Nautical Objects

Materials

Paper

Antique English Brass Magnetic Nautical Compass Mounted on Wooden Board 1930s
Located in Milan, IT
Compass on universal joint, mounted on a wooden board. English manufacture of the 30s. Board cm 23.5x13.5, total height cm 14. Good condition. Shipping insured by Lloyd's London; it ...
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Vintage 1930s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass

1900s Brass Nautical Sextant Signed HEATH & C Mahogany Box Antique Marine Tool
Located in Milan, IT
Sextant of painted brass HEATH & C Ltd New Heltham London manufacturer of scientific instruments founded in 1845 and active until 1937. HEZZANITH Endless Rapid Reader Automatic Clamp...
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Early 20th Century British Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass

1910 Paget Nautical Angular Sextant Mahogany Box H Hughes & Son Antique Marine
Located in Milan, IT
Paget angular sextant, H. Hughes & Son Ltd London no. 620 datable to 1910 circa. The sextant is made up of two round aluminum plates, the upper part with the avorioline goniometric s...
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Vintage 1910s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass

1920s-30 Danish Brass Antique Nautical Magnetic Compass Original Wooden Box
Located in Milan, IT
Magnetic compass on universal joint in its original wooden box with slot lid, produced by Iver C. Weilbach & Co Amaliegade 30 Copenhagen. The compass consists of a cylindrical vessel...
Category

Vintage 1920s Danish Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass

1850 Simple Nautical Wooden Block with Metal Pulley Antique Navigation Device
Located in Milan, IT
Simple wooden block with metal pulley and large rope loop, ovoid hardwood box with two cavatas, in which both the pulley and the rope band that ends with a large loop for the suspens...
Category

Antique 1850s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Rope, Wood

Antiques Nautical Mahogany Sloop Pond Model Made in England in the 1930s
Located in Milan, IT
Mahogany sloop, sailing pond model with wooden keel, England 1930s. Height cm 215, inches 84.71, length cm 130, inches 51.22. Pond models were used for real races, such as those that...
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Vintage 1930s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Mahogany

1920s Antique Nautical Anonymous Boat Project coming from the Uffa Fox Archives
Located in Milan, IT
Anonymous boat. Measures: cm 72.5 x 45.4 (H) - inches 28.54 x 17.87 (H). 1920s. Project coming from the archives of Uffa Fox, an English boat designer and sailing enthusiast, and nev...
Category

Vintage 1920s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Paper

Brass Antique Nautical Magnetic Compass in its Original Wooden Box, circa 1880
Located in Milan, IT
Magnetic compass on universal joint in its original wooden box with slot lid, signed with a trade mark brass emblem engraved with two crossed arrows within a shield, from the end of ...
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Antique 1880s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass

1949s Antique Northele Nautical Ship Project by Berthon Boats Uffa Fox archives
Located in Milan, IT
Northele is a sloop, length 14 m, made by Berthon Boats in Lymington Dorset in 1949 on shipyard project. Measures: 103.5 x 61.3 (H) cm, inches 40.74 x 24.13 (H). Project coming from ...
Category

Vintage 1940s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Paper

Antique Nautical Portolano of Port St. Antoine by Antoine Roux, France, 1844
By Antoine Roux
Located in Milan, IT
Antique portolano, nautical map of Port St. Antoine engraved on a copper plate by Antoine Roux, Marseille, France, 1844, from his work Recueil des principaux plans des ports et de Ra...
Category

Antique 1840s French Nautical Objects

Materials

Paper

Antique Nautical Portolano of Isle De Poro by Antoine Roux, France, 1844
By Antoine Roux
Located in Milan, IT
Antique portolano, nautical map of Isle De Poro engraved on a copper plate by Antoine Roux, Marseille France 1844, from his work Recueil des principaux plans des ports et de Rades de...
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Antique 1840s French Nautical Objects

Materials

Paper

Antique Nautical Portolano of Natolie Golfe De Mandaya by A. Roux, France, 1844
By Antoine Roux
Located in Milan, IT
Antique portolano, nautical map of Natolie Golfe De Mandaya engraved on a copper plate by Antoine Roux, Marseille France 1844, from his work Recueil des principaux plans des ports et...
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Antique 1840s French Nautical Objects

Materials

Paper

1844 French Antique Nautical print Engraved Portolano of Syrie by Antoine Roux
By Antoine Roux
Located in Milan, IT
Antique portolano, nautical map of Syrie engraved on a copper plate by Antoine Roux, Marseille France 1844, from his work Recueil des principaux plans des ports et de Rades de la Mer...
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Antique 1840s French Nautical Objects

Materials

Paper

Antique Nautical Historical Picture of the Ship Virgen De Africa Cadiz, 1917
Located in Milan, IT
Large black and white historical picture depicting the ship Virgen de Africa Cadiz, dated 1917. Original frame, 112 x 79 - inches 44 x 31. Good condition. Shipping is insured by Lloy...
Category

Vintage 1910s Nautical Objects

Materials

Paper

Antique Nautical Copper Lamp, Early 1900 Made in UK Very Good Condition
Located in Milan, IT
Antique lamp, glass and copper, for light signals, English manufacture, early 1900. Very good condition. Measures: Cm 28.5(h) x 10.5 x 10.5. Shipping in insured by Lloyd's London an...
Category

Early 20th Century British Nautical Objects

Materials

Copper

1850 Antique Nautical English Sextant of Burnished Brass with Mahogany Box UK
Located in Milan, IT
Mid-19th century English sextant of burnished brass, instrument complete with three telescopes, one of which is long, and a filter and it is in its original mahogany box with brass h...
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Antique 1850s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass

1870 British Made Wooden & Iron Antique Simple Nautical Block with Metal Pulley
Located in Milan, IT
Simple block made of wood and iron with metal pulley, ovoid hard wood box, in which both the pulley and the hook for suspension of the block are pivoted. English manufacture of the s...
Category

Antique 1860s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Iron

1940s Antique Nautical Half Block Model English Schooner Mounted on an Oak Board
Located in Milan, IT
1940s half block model of an English schooner mounted on an oak board. Excellent condition, board 51.3 x 11.5 cm - 20.19 x 4.52 inches, thickness 7 cm - 2.75 inches. The half block m...
Category

Vintage 1940s British Nautical Objects

Materials

Oak

1844 French Antique Nautical Portolano of Golfe De St. Drely by Antoine Roux
By Antoine Roux
Located in Milan, IT
Antique portolano, nautical map of Golfe De St. Drely engraved on a copper plate by Antoine Roux, Marseille France 1844, from his work Recueil des principaux plans des ports et de Ra...
Category

Antique 1840s French Nautical Objects

Materials

Paper

Antique Wood Nautical British Scale Model of Brig with Three Masts , Early 1900
Located in Milan, IT
Scale model of a brig with three masts, UK early 1900, oak wooden hull, black hull and grey topsides, oak wooden base with turned feet. Very good condition. Measures: Length cm 106, ...
Category

Early 20th Century British Nautical Objects

Materials

Wood

Late 19th century Antique English Nautical Lamp Signed Bulpitt, Brass and Glass
Located in Milan, IT
Oil lamp, brass and glass; rear bracket for hanging it. Signed Bulpitt, English manufacture end of the 19th century. Height cm 41, inches 16.14, width cm 21, inches 8.26. Very good c...
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Antique 19th Century British Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass

Antique Nautical Ship Portrait, Oil on Canvas, First Half of the 19th Century
Located in Milan, IT
Ship nautical portrait, oil on canvas, first half of the 19th century; in the background there are a smaller ship, two small boats and a port. Very good condition, a few restorations...
Category

Antique 19th Century British Nautical Objects

Materials

Canvas

1844 French Antique Nautical Portolan of Plan du Port de Cherfe by Antoine Roux
By Antoine Roux
Located in Milan, IT
Antique portolano, nautical map of Plan du Port de Cherfe engraved on a copper plate by Antoine Roux, Marseille France 1844, from his work Recueil des principaux plans des ports et d...
Category

Antique 1840s French Nautical Objects

Materials

Paper

Antique Ships Wheel
Located in Norwell, MA
Here is a fine six spoke ships wheel by American Engineering Company of Philadelphia. Solid brass hub and makers badge. Varnish finish. 65 inch diameter. From a large windjammer, c...
Category

Vintage 1920s North American Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass

  • Antique Ships Wheel
  • Antique Ships Wheel
  • Antique Ships Wheel
  • Antique Ships Wheel
H 65 in. Dm 65 in.
Antique Lifeboat Binnacle
Located in Norwell, MA
Lifeboat binnacle with a compass and side burner missing door. Mounted to a cared mahogany base. Overall dimensions: 13 1/2" x 9".
Category

20th Century Nautical Objects

  • Antique Lifeboat Binnacle
  • Antique Lifeboat Binnacle
  • Antique Lifeboat Binnacle
  • Antique Lifeboat Binnacle
H 13.5 in. Dm 9 in.
Antique Cast Iron Ships Anchor
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Extraordinary ships anchor with a heavily patinated finish on the cast iron. Very solid heavy anchor that is sea worn and still has the shackle or ring. Handsome display piece with t...
Category

Antique 19th Century English Industrial Nautical Objects

Materials

Iron

  • Antique Cast Iron Ships Anchor
  • Antique Cast Iron Ships Anchor
  • Antique Cast Iron Ships Anchor
  • Antique Cast Iron Ships Anchor
H 51 in. W 31.5 in. D 7 in.
Antique Tall Copper Storage Chest
Located in Bridgeport, CT
An authentic and all original condition copper Repoussé food storage chest. Tin lined with repousse palmettes on the hinged lid. Brass top handle and lock plate. Originally acquired ...
Category

Antique 19th Century Folk Art Nautical Objects

Materials

Brass, Copper

  • Antique Tall Copper Storage Chest
  • Antique Tall Copper Storage Chest
  • Antique Tall Copper Storage Chest
  • Antique Tall Copper Storage Chest
H 15.5 in. W 9.25 in. D 9.25 in.
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Nautical Antiques For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are several options of nautical antiques available for sale. Frequently made of metal, wood and brass, all nautical antiques available were constructed with great care. Nautical antiques have been made for many years, and versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 20th Century. Industrial, Victorian and Folk Art nautical antiques are consistently popular styles. Many nautical antiques are appealing in their simplicity, but Antoine Roux, Mark Indursky and antique textiles galleries produced popular nautical antiques that are worth a look.

How Much are Nautical Antiques?

Prices for nautical antiques can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — at 1stDibs, nautical antiques begin at $72 and can go as high as $39,500, while the average can fetch as much as $1,350.