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Early 20th Century Double-Sided Iron Nautical Trade Sign "The Norfolk"
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Early 20th century double-sided sheet iron, cast iron, hand-painted trade sign with hand-forged hooks. Great hand-painted "The Norfolk" featuring a painted crest and battle ship. Han...
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art Signs

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Iron

Nautical Rangefinder Signed Kelvin Hughes Smiths Industries Limited, 1960s
Located in Milan, IT
Nautical rangefinder signed Made in Great Britan by Kelvin Hughes a divison of Smiths Industries Limited made in the 1960s, complete with original mahogany box. AP 498 Stuats Marine ...
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Vintage 1960s British Nautical Objects

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Metal

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

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Brass

18th or 19th Century French Ship Chandler's Trade Sign
Located in Nantucket, MA
18th or 19th century French ship chandler's trade sign, circa 1800, an oval pine double sided sign built with large dove-tails, advertising Cooperage and Cordage. A very rare sign th...
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Antique 1790s French Folk Art Nautical Objects

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Pine

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

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Brass

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

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Brass

Brass Blue Riband Lounge Sign
Located in Norwell, MA
Brass with enamel filled letters trade sign with blue riband restaurant and terrace bar, state room, and cloakroom. Possibly from an ocean liner.
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Vintage 1960s Nautical Objects

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Brass

  • Brass Blue Riband Lounge Sign
  • Brass Blue Riband Lounge Sign
  • Brass Blue Riband Lounge Sign
  • Brass Blue Riband Lounge Sign
H 24 in. W 28 in. D 1 in.
Signed American Whaling Lance, circa 1900
Located in Nantucket, MA
Antique American Whaling Lance, signed Peters, circa 1900, a hand wrought whaling lance with ovate head, on 7/16 inch diameter long shank ending in a very long socket with open seam,...
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art Nautical Objects

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Steel

  • Signed American Whaling Lance, circa 1900
  • Signed American Whaling Lance, circa 1900
  • Signed American Whaling Lance, circa 1900
  • Signed American Whaling Lance, circa 1900
H 2 in. W 57.75 in. D 1.50 in.
Refracting Mahogany Telescope Signed Watkins, Charing Cross
Located in Norwich, GB
Refracting mahogany telescope signed ‘Watkins, Charing Cross’, C.1810 The telescope retains it's original mahogany carrying case. Jeremiah Watkins is listed in Barometer makers...
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Antique 19th Century British Nautical Objects

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Mahogany

WWII Antique English Terrestrial Chromed Brass Telescope signed BRITEX SPOTTER
Located in Milan, IT
English telescope made of chromed brass while the outer part has an admiralty style thick layer of brown, black and ocher paint, signed BRITEX SPOTTER with zoom from 15x to 25x. The ...
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Vintage 1940s British Nautical Objects

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Brass

Collectible Object Duck Vide Poche in Silver and Shell Signed by Binazzi
By Binazzi
Located in Miami, FL
Decorativ object, vide poche, signed by Binazzi in silver and natural shell. Italian work, circa 1970.
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Nautical Objects

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Silver

Signed Photograph by Admiral George Dewey of the U.S.S. Isle de Luzon
Located in Chicago, IL
Spanish Navy Isla (Isle) de Luzon, built in 1886 for the Spanish Navy as a second-class cruiser. circa 1915. The U.S. Navy took possession of her, following the Spanish-American wa...
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Vintage 1910s American Nautical Objects

American Oval Timber Trade Sign with Two Masted Ship and Rope Boarder. C. 1850
Located in Charleston, SC
American oval hand carved timber trade sign with a centered two masted ship, rope border, upper painted banner "The London and New York Trading Company" and lower painted trademark "...
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Antique 1850s American American Empire Nautical Objects

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Rope, Wood, Paint

Impressive Raymond Massey Large Signed Nautical Lithograph
By Raymond Masse
Located in Hopewell, NJ
Very large impressive nautical scene by listed nautical artist Raymond Massey. Comes with certificate of edition from Ship Store Galleries in Hawaii Limited edition signed numbered...
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1990s North American Prints

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Paper

Americana Framed Nautical Maritime Ship Painting Signed
Located in Oklahoma City, OK
Framed in a wood frame, this American painting features a ship at sea. Its white sales are open, and its American flag waves in the wind. Signed Henderson '84. Dimensions: 27.25"...
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Vintage 1980s American American Classical Paintings

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Canvas, Wood, Paint

Signed Maison Charles Pair of Nautical Sconces
Located in Miami, FL
Superb pair of signed Maison Charles Yacht sconces, nickel-plated brass. Top quality French sconces. US rewired and in working condition 1 light, 25 watts max bulb. Back plate: 4...
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Vintage 1960s French Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces

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Brass, Nickel

Tall Nautical Sailboat Painting with Rope Frame, Signed
Located in Oklahoma City, OK
Tall maritime painting of two sailboats out to sea. Sails appear to be down, with white birds settling into the foreground. In the background, a lovely sunset gives the piece a warm ...
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Mid-20th Century American Other Paintings

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Canvas, Rope, Wood, Paint

RED YACHTSMEN Signed Handmade Lithograph, Sunset Nautical Scene, Sailing
By Marcel Mouly
Located in Union City, NJ
RED YACHTSMEN is an original hand drawn limited edition lithograph by the French artist Marcel Mouly. Created in the 1970's, Mouly conveys an exciting, expressionistic sunset nautica...
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1970s Contemporary Landscape Prints

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Lithograph

Massive Signed Abstract Quadriptych Nautical Sailboat Seascape Lithograph Print
Located in Dayton, OH
Massive abstract quadriptych lithograph print. Signed by the artist lower right, featuring abstract seascape of sailboats, ocean, waves and sand. Edition of 137 of 300.  
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Late 20th Century Expressionist Prints

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Paper

RAZZLE DAZZLE, Original, Nautical, War Time, Camflouage, Antique Map, Signed
By Jana Nicole
Located in London, GB
Jana Nicole's works are often memories in mixed media, up cycling nostalgic materials and iconic images to fuse them with architectural salvage and abstract backdrops, often evoking ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Mixed Media

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Mixed Media, Handmade Paper

The Red Sail, Sunset Nautical Landscape Large Signed Oil Painting
By Peter Nichols
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The Red Sail, Nautical Landscape Large Signed Oil Painting by Peter Nichols, British contemporary artist oil painting on board, unframed signed by the artist on the lower left hand c...
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21st Century and Contemporary Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Yachts in Harbour, Nautical Themed Landscape Large Signed Oil Painting
By Peter Nichols
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The Harbour, Nautical Themed Landscape Large Signed Oil Painting by Peter Nichols, British contemporary artist oil painting on board, unframed signed by the artist on the lower left ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

12 Minton Dinner Plates Hand-Painted Nautical Maritime Motif Signed J E Dean
By Minton
Located in Great Barrington, MA
A fabulous and rare set of 12 Mintons artist signed dinner plates with hand painted borders, trimmed in acid etched gold. What makes these plates special is the subtle variation of n...
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Vintage 1920s English Dinner Plates

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Porcelain

1980s Napier Nautical White Enamel Hoop Earrings with Gold Rope Detail, Signed
By Napier
Located in Los Angeles, CA
- Each earring measures 1.5" in diameter - Gold plated - White enamel - Clip on earring backs - By Napier (signed on clip) - Circa 1980s - Estate acquired - Good vintage condition wi...
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Vintage 1980s Modern Hoop Earrings

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Enamel

Vintage "Shufly" Nautical Sign in Oak Frame
Located in New York, NY
Vintage "Shufly" advertising sign in period oak frame. USA, circa 1950. Item may be viewed at the 1stDibs@NYDC showroom at 200 Lexington, Tenth Floor, New York, NY.
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Vintage 1950s American Nautical Objects

  • Vintage "Shufly" Nautical Sign in Oak Frame
  • Vintage "Shufly" Nautical Sign in Oak Frame
  • Vintage "Shufly" Nautical Sign in Oak Frame
  • Vintage "Shufly" Nautical Sign in Oak Frame
H 17.75 in. W 14.5 in. D 1.5 in.
Nautical Compass signed Sestrel, UK, 1876
Located in Milan, IT
Nautical liquid compass, brass, on universal joint, British manufacture, mounted on wooden board. The compass is signed Sestrel BT 1876 the compass has a cylindrical brass container,...
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Antique 1870s British Nautical Objects

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Brass

  • Nautical Compass signed Sestrel, UK, 1876
  • Nautical Compass signed Sestrel, UK, 1876
  • Nautical Compass signed Sestrel, UK, 1876
  • Nautical Compass signed Sestrel, UK, 1876
H 5.52 in. W 8.98 in. D 4.26 in.
Octant Trade Sign
Located in Norwell, MA
Octant trade sign. Dimensions: 31" L x 36" W x 7".
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20th Century Nautical Objects

  • Octant Trade Sign
  • Octant Trade Sign
  • Octant Trade Sign
  • Octant Trade Sign
H 7 in. W 36 in. D 31 in.
Double sided Tavern Sign
Located in Surrey, BC
Great neon sign in bright blue paint untouched condition, found in Northern California
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Vintage 1940s American Nautical Objects

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Tin

  • Double sided Tavern Sign
  • Double sided Tavern Sign
  • Double sided Tavern Sign
  • Double sided Tavern Sign
H 58 in. W 49 in. D 9 in.
Pine Trade Sign Lobster Fisheries
Located in Norwell, MA
The Galway Lobster Fisheries trade sign with carved lobster and arched top. Measures: 39" wide x 26" tall.
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20th Century Nautical Objects

  • Pine Trade Sign Lobster Fisheries
  • Pine Trade Sign Lobster Fisheries
  • Pine Trade Sign Lobster Fisheries
  • Pine Trade Sign Lobster Fisheries
H 26 in. W 39 in. D 2 in.
3 Foot Tall Wood & Ivory Trade Sign - Mariner's Octant
Located in Peekskill, NY
This is a large and showy item. It stands 36+" tall with a 31" spread. This is an early trade sign advertising a store or instrument maker. Octants were mostly used through the 1700'...
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Antique 19th Century Nautical Objects

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Wood, Ivory

Ralph Cahoon Small Paint-Decorated Cabinet, Signed and Dated 1979
Located in Downingtown, PA
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 ...
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Vintage 1970s American Folk Art Nautical Objects

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Wood

Sailor's Woolwork Woolie of the Tea Clipper, Ariel, Signed C. Ames, circa 1880
Located in Downingtown, PA
Sailor's Woolwork Woolie of The Tea Clipper, Ariel, Signed C. Ames, circa 1880 The Ariel sails from right to left in high sea having just past a smaller sailing yacht. The sea i...
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Antique 19th Century Great Britain (UK) Folk Art Nautical Objects

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Wool

Sailor's Woolwork Woolie of the Named Ship "City of Paris", Signed by the Maker
Located in Downingtown, PA
Sailor's woolwork woolie of the named ship "City of Paris", Signed by the Maker T. Maxted, circa 1890. The charming woolie depicts a starboard view of the City of Paris ship sa...
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Antique Late 19th Century Great Britain (UK) Folk Art Nautical Objects

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Wool

Signed American Nautical Yacht Binnacle in Mahogany Case, Boston, Circa 1885
Located in Charleston, SC
American mahogany yacht binnacle with oval glass viewing port, hinged door with eye hook, original solid brass side light, and carrying handle. Fitted with a compass by Ritchie. Comp...
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Antique 19th Century American Nautical Objects

Nautical Compass in Its Original Oak Box Signed Iver C. Weilbach & C. Copenhagen
Located in Milan, IT
Nautical compass of brass and glass mounted on a universal joint and placed in its original oak box signed Iver C. Weilbach & C. Amaliegade 30 Copenhagen, made in the late 19th centu...
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Antique Late 19th Century Danish Nautical Objects

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Brass

20th Century Swan Decoy, Signed F&S
Located in Atlanta, GA
20th century swan decoy, signed F&S.
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20th Century Nautical Objects

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Wood

  • 20th Century Swan Decoy, Signed F&S
  • 20th Century Swan Decoy, Signed F&S
  • 20th Century Swan Decoy, Signed F&S
  • 20th Century Swan Decoy, Signed F&S
H 18.75 in. W 25 in. D 9.5 in.
Solid Brass Sailboat Signed Curtis Jere
By Curtis Jere
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Cheapest sailboat to own fitted with great details.
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Vintage 1970s American Nautical Objects

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Brass

  • Solid Brass Sailboat Signed Curtis Jere
  • Solid Brass Sailboat Signed Curtis Jere
  • Solid Brass Sailboat Signed Curtis Jere
  • Solid Brass Sailboat Signed Curtis Jere
H 41 in. W 47 in. D 7.5 in.
Marine Chronometer Signed Thomas Mercer Ltd.
By Thomas Mercer Ltd 1
Located in Milan, IT
Marine chronometer signed Thomas Mercer Ltd St. Albans England, n. 17064, made in the 1940s. Mechanical hand-wound movement with power reserve of 56 hours, complete with original key...
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Vintage 1940s British Nautical Objects

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Brass

  • Marine Chronometer Signed Thomas Mercer Ltd.
  • Marine Chronometer Signed Thomas Mercer Ltd.
  • Marine Chronometer Signed Thomas Mercer Ltd.
  • Marine Chronometer Signed Thomas Mercer Ltd.
H 6.86 in. W 7.29 in. D 7.49 in.
Celestial Globe Signed Malby and Son, Holborn
By Malby & Co.
Located in Norwich, GB
Celestial Globe Twelve inch tabletop celestial globe standing on a raised turned mahogany stand. This fine celestial globe is complete with it’s original coloured paper gor...
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Antique 1850s English Victorian Nautical Objects

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Mahogany

Huge Castle Line Advertising Sign, circa 1890
Located in London, GB
We are proud to offer a rare example of a late 19th century chromolithograph on canvas advertising sign for Castle Line still in its original ebonized wooden frame. This is a huge si...
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Antique 1890s British Victorian Nautical Objects

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Canvas

Boxwood and Brass Parallels Signed Negretti & Zambra
By Negretti & Zambra
Located in Milan, IT
Boxwood and brass parallels used for nautical charting and signed Negretti & Zambra London made in the second half of the 19th century, placed in original mahogany case with brass hi...
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Antique 1860s British Nautical Objects

Pocket Compass Signed by Pathfinder Japan Made of Brass
Located in Milan, IT
Pocket compass signed by Pathfinder Japan, made of brass with the shape of a pocket watch. The compass is equipped with a lid with snap closure and a release button inside the ring. ...
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Vintage 1930s Japanese Nautical Objects

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Brass

Brass Sextant Signed WC COX Devonport, Mid-19th Century
Located in Milan, IT
Brass sextant signed WC COX Devonport made in the mid-19th century, instrument complete with three telescopes, one of which is long, a filter, an adjustment key and placed in its ori...
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Antique 1850s British Nautical Objects

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Brass

Burnished Brass Sextant Signed Potter Poultry, London, Mid-19th Century
Located in Milan, IT
Burnished brass sextant signed Potter Poultry London, mid-19th century, complete with original mahogany box shaped like the instrument, brass hinges and hooks. Flap and vernier made ...
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Antique 1860s British Nautical Objects

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Brass

Superb Pair of WW1 Binoculars and Case, British Officer's Issue, 1916 Signed
By L. Petit Fabt
Located in Bath, GB
A handsome pair of British issued first world war leather and polished brass binoculars together with an excellent leather case. Made in France, the eye pieces are signed L. Petit...
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Early 20th Century French Nautical Objects

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Brass

American Cast Iron and Wood Classic Ship Wheel, Signed by Maker. Circa 1870
Located in Charleston, SC
American cast iron ships wheel with eight iron spokes fitted with turned wooden handles and brass caps. Signed Wilcox Crittendon and Co. Middletown Connecticut. Mid 19th Century
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Antique 19th Century American Nautical Objects

Pair of Antique Brass Ships Lanterns Signed Davey & Co. London, circa 1890-1910
By Davey & Co.
Located in New Orleans, LA
Rare pair of antique brass ships lanterns signed Davey & Co., London, circa 1890-1910. Each lantern opens from a hinged panel on the right side. Original wick remains in one lantern....
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Antique 1890s English Nautical Objects

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Brass

Brass Sextant in Mahogany Box Signed Buff & Buff Mfg Co Boston USA, Early 1900s
Located in Milan, IT
Brass sextant signed Buff & Buff Mfg Co Boston USA 5588 made in the beginning of the XX century, complete with lenses and compass placed in its original mahogany box complete with ke...
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Early 20th Century American Nautical Objects

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Silver, Brass

Brass Sextant Signed W.R Williams Dock St. Newport from the Mid-19th Century
Located in Milan, IT
Brass sextant signed W.R Williams Dock St. Newport from the mid-19th century, complete with lenses and placed in its beautiful original mahogany box shaped like the instrument. Extre...
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Antique 1850s British Nautical Objects

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Brass

Painting Oil on Canvas named "NAUTICAL" Signed Maurice Pre 1974
By Maurice Pré
Located in Jersey City, NJ
Painting By Maurice Pre signed, named, and dated. Maurice Pre is known for his furniture but started painting in later years. This painting consists of a color overlay technique.
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Vintage 1970s French Paintings

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Canvas

  • Painting Oil on Canvas named "NAUTICAL" Signed  Maurice Pre 1974
  • Painting Oil on Canvas named "NAUTICAL" Signed  Maurice Pre 1974
  • Painting Oil on Canvas named "NAUTICAL" Signed  Maurice Pre 1974
  • Painting Oil on Canvas named "NAUTICAL" Signed  Maurice Pre 1974
H 28.5" - 73cm in. W 32.5" - 83cm in. D 1.75"- 4cm in.
Set of Signed 1950s Georges Briard Nautical Barware
By Georges Briard
Located in Nantucket, MA
A fabulous set of signed nautical barware by Georges Briard from the 1950's. The set incluces 6 lowball glasses, 11 highball and an ice bucket! A master in his field and highly col...
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Mid-20th Century American Barware

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Glass

Boats at Sea, Nautical Impressionist Landscape, Signed Oil Painting
By Jean Michel Noquet
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Boats at Sea, Nautical Impressionist Landscape, Signed Oil Painting By French artist Jean Michel Noquet (1950-2015) Signed by the artist on the lower right hand corner, Oil painting...
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Late 20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Impressionist Springtime Landscape, Nautical Sail Boats, Signed Oil Painting
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Impressionist Springtime Landscape, Nautical Sail Boats, Signed Oil Painting By French artist Clemence-Louise Burdeau, Mid 20th Century Signed by the artist on the lower right hand c...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Fantastic Signed&dated C.moffat 1907/american Nautical Painting
Located in Los Angeles, CA
THIS WONDERFUL MINATURE OIL ON BOARD PAINTING IS SO WELL DONE AND ALL ORIGINAL IN THE ORIGINAL FRAME.THE FRAME IS ORIGINAL TO THE PERIOD OF THE PAINTING.THIS AMERICAN LISTED ARTIST H...
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Early 20th Century American Paintings

Signed 19thc Nautical Painting On Copper In Original Frame
Located in Los Angeles, CA
19THC NEW ENGLAND ROUND NAUTICAL PAINTING OF SHIP AT SEA WITH THE AMERICAN FLAG FLYING ON THE RIGHT LARGE SAIL.THIS WONDERFUL WELL DONE OIL ON COPPER IS SIGNED IN THE LOWER LEFT CORN...
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Antique 19th Century American Paintings

Edouard Rambaud Paris Signed Choker Necklace Ceramic Beads Nautical Charms
By Edouard Rambaud
Located in Atlanta, GA
Very chic Edouard Rambaud Paris signed choker necklace. Nautical inspired design with large gilt metal chain ornate with dangling charms. Among the charms you have, ceramic beads in ...
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Vintage 1980s Romantic Choker Necklaces

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Gilt Metal

Nautical Oil Painting, Marine Seascape, White Sail Boat, Impressionist, Signed
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Nautical Oil Painting, Marine Seascape, White Sail Boat, Impressionist, Signed By British artist, David Cobb, Late 20th Century Signed by the artist on the lower right hand corner Oi...
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Late 20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Signed Moe Nautical Flush Mount Ceiling Fixture, Mid-20th Century
By Moe Light
Located in Nantucket, MA
A very cool, signed Moe nautical flush mount ceiling fixture. American, C. 1950's. Rewired and takes two regular size bulbs.
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Mid-20th Century American Flush Mount

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Brass

American Carved and Painted Nautical Sculpture Trade Sign for Whaling Store.
Located in Charleston, SC
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 s...
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Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Iron

Aransas Steam Liner Nautical Painting Signed by Antonio Jacobsen and dated 1905
By Antonio Jacobsen
Located in Hallowell, ME
Aransas Steam Liner nautical painting signed by Antonio Jacobsen and dated 1905. This maritime landscape painting is oil on canvas and measures 22 inches tall by 36 inches wide. ...
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20th Century Folk Art Landscape Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

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Nautical Sign For Sale on 1stDibs

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