Massive brass pedestal fitted with a six spoke solid brass ships wheel that has been meticulously polished and lacquered. Head of unit has port and starboard plates with indicator arrow driven by internal gears showing rudder angle in degrees. Mounted to a very thick varnished wood base. Circa 1900. Weight is 200 pounds.
42" Diamater x 21 base x 21 x 14" diameter
Highly polished gimballed brass boat compass by Polaris. Compass card is faded but legible. Alcohol filled. Compass is mounted to a varnished wood box with lid and brass hooks. Circa...
Polished brass boat compass by Wilcox Crittenden of Middletown, Connecticut. Fitted to a varnished, dovetailed box. Sliding lid. Great little relic. Circa 1940. Overall : 5"H x 5" L x 3"D....
Pair of top quality Davey & Co. ships lanterns. With arched and vented tops, carry handles, beveled glass, hinged doors, burners, etc. Fitted with makers badges reading "Davey & Company LTD,...
Gimballed brass boat compass by "Dirigo" of Seattle, Washington. With fleur-de-lis pointing north. Fitted to a birch box with lid. Circa 1975. Overall : 5"H x 8"L x 8"D. 5 pounds.