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#0503 King Neptune Builder's Plate

KING NEPTUNE PLAQUE

Swan, Hunter & Wigham, Richardson Ltd. brass plate (recast). King Neptune with trident seated on chariot drawn by seahorse, flanked by mermaids , waves all around. A quite spectacular brass plate. Size: 18" x 14".

Weight: 18 pounds. Great decor item.

Item # 0503

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#0185 Engine Room Sign - General Electric 

GEN'L ELECTRIC ENGINE ROOM SIGN

A very collectible recasting of a G. E. (General Electric) engine room sign as found on U. S. Navy World War II Liberty and Victory ships. Polished and lacquered, it weighs 9 lbs. and is 8.75" in diameter. Very attractive, sure to be a hit in any collection, and a handsome feature for any nautical decor.

 Item # 0185
Price: $149.00 

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#0186 USN Master & Officer's Diver's Plaque

MASTER & OFFICER DIVER'S PLAQUE

A polished and lacquered brass plaque of the insignia of a Navy Master Diver and Diving Officer. The Master Diver designation is quite a feat to earn. After several years of experience and upon being invited to participate, a Chief Petty officer, Senior Chieff Petty Officer, or Master Chief Petty officer (E7, E8, E9) can undergo evaluation to become a Master Diver. Upon selection by the board of peers and successful completion of all areas of diving expertise, he is then awarded the designation of Master Diver. In the Navy awards and decorations manual, the Master diver pin is silver and the officer pin Gold. Our brass plaque represents both. Depicts a hard hat deep sea diving helmet flanked by two sea horses, with tridents sprouting at port and starboard from the top of the bonnet. Measures 6" in diameter and weighs 2.3 lbs. Makes a terrific gift for your a diver, and will enhance any room featuring nautical decor.

Item # 0186
Price: $129.00

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#0505 STULCKENSOHN BRASS BUILDERS PLATE

STULCKENSOHN BRASS BUILDERS PLATE

A beautiful polished and lacquered slab of decor brass for restaurant, office, or your nautical room (recast). Size: 12" x 25 1/2", weight: 18 pounds. "H.C. Stulckensohn" brass builders plate, Schiffswerft-Maschinenfabrik Hamburg.

Item # 0505
Price: $698.00

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#0041 Compass Rose - Antiqued Bronze over Aluminum
LARGE COMPASS ROSE

Beautiful very large Compass Rose- 22.5"-  Antiqued Bronze over Aluminum

Great interior or outside decor item!
Item # 0041
Price: $119.75

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#7188 Rare Brass US Navy WW@ Submarine Salv. Air Rescue Plaque 
RARE BRASS US NAVY WW2 SUBMARINE SALV. AIR RESCUE PLAQUE

Rarer than hens teeth, this AUTHENTIC brass 15" x 7 1/2" rectangular plaque was salvaged from a submarine circa 1978 and has been in our collection since.

Below the top larger cut out circle it reads: in the plaque it reads "SALV. AIR AFT ENG. ROOM." Above the smaller bottom circle it reads: "OPEN" with an ARROW above pointing counter clockwise.

The plaque was fastened to the outer hull of the sub indicating the below corresponding area. Vertically shown on the right side 9 large round brass slotted screw heads. The number of screw heads and location would assist Rescue Divers to find the right compartment they were looking for by feel under zero visibility conditions.

A truly rare and valuable addition to a US Navy collection, especially the few surviving Submarines. Beautifully polished and lacquered.

Item # 7188
Price: $279.00

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#7186 Rare Brass US Navy WW2 Submarine Salv. Air Aft Torp. Room Rescue Plaque  
RARE BRASS US NAVY WW2 SUBMARINE SALV. AIR AFT TORP. ROOM RESCUE PLAQUE

19" X  7 3/8 "Extremely rare  U S Navy WW2 Submarine rectangular brass plaque reading:"SALV. AIR AFT TORP. ROOM", salvaged from a submarine  circa 1978 and has been in our collection since.

Below the top larger cut out circle it reads: "SALV. AIR AFT TORP. ROOM".

Above the smaller bottom circle it reads: "OPEN" with ARROW 
pointing counter clock wise. 

This plaque was fastened to the outer hull of the sub indicating the below corresponding Aft Torpedo Room compartment.
14 - Large brass slotted round screw heads, located above each other on the left side would assist the rescue divers in their effort to find the above compartment they were looking for, perhaps feeling around the hull in murky waters in zero visibility.

Polished and lacquered.

 Great find for your collection!

Item # 7186
Price: $278.00

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#0501 T. S. Bauta Builder's Plate

T. S. BAUTA BUILDER'S PLATE

"T.S.BAUTA" vintage brass builder's plate marked: T. S. Bauta. Owner: Skibsaktieselskapet, Baumare; Navel Architect: J.J.Henry Co.Inc.,New York; Size : 10 3/4" x 28 1/2". A great decor item.

 Item # 0501
Price: $998.00

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#0481 Bullet Size Chart

BULLET SIZES CHART

A very collectable chart showing 84 different sizes of bullets that were sold by the "Sierra Bullets Co." The oval chart measures 23" x 16 3/4". Great addition to your collection.

Item # 0481
Price: $98.00

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#0397 Decorative Sign

LIVE & LET LIVE SIGN

"Live and Let Live"sign. New, 47" wide

Item # 0397
Price: $298.00

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#0039 Compass Rose - Brass - Medium

MEDIUM BRASS COMPASS ROSE

An attractive brass compass rose, 12 inches in diameter, to lend a nautical touch to any room. We've sold several to people who display them outdoors by embedding them in concrete. A larger 21" size is available (Item #0040). Choose the size that fits your needs.

Item # 0039
Price: $69.00

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#0204 USN "RETIRED" Plaque

USN 'RETIRED" SIGN

U. S. Navy "Retired" plaque, Polished and lacquered brass.

Size: 10 1/8" x 8 1/4'. Weight- 9 Pounds

Item # 0204

SOLD

#0487 Norwegian Builder's Plate

NORWEGIAN BUILDERS PLATE

This 18" x 11 1/2" brass builders plate is a recast. The plate is marked: M V D Bat Nr .131- 1957 A/S Moss Vaerft & Dokk Norge. Weighs 22 pounds. Size is 18" x 11 1/2" x 1/2".

Item # 0487

SOLD

#0485 Italian Builder's Plate

ITALIAN BRASS BUILDER'S PLATE

Polished and lacquered, with 6 fixing holes, a re-cast of an original. Marked: No.1895 Cantieri, Riuniti, Dell' Adriatico Cantieri Di Monfalcone Italia. Size: 12 3/4" X 21 3/4". Weights is 24 pounds.

Item # 0485

SOLD

#0495 Japanese Builder's Plate

JAPANESE SHIP BUILDER'S PLATE

Authentic Japanese ship builder's plate, same as #0197 except plate number and date. Weighing 18 lbs., this huge oval solid brass plate measures 25.5" x 17.25". The original patina shows on the back. The plate is marked, "Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd. No. 1206, 1975," plus there is Japanese writing on the bottom section.

 Item # 0495

SOLD

#0499 ATELIERS & CHANTIERS BUILDER'S PLATE

ATELIERS & CHANTIERS BUILDER'S PLATE

A beautiful brass slab of builders plate, polished and lacquered to perfection. Weighs 42 pounds. A must for that decor space in restaurant, office, or home. ATELIERS & CHANTIERS DE DUNKERQUE & BORDEAU (FRANCE & GIRONDE), Etablissement de Dunkerque 1963.

Item # 0499

SOLD

#0483 German Builder's Plate

BLOHM & VOSS AG GERMAN BUILDER'S PLATE

Polished and lacquered, has 4 fixing holes, and is a re-cast of an original. Size: 19 3/4" X 11 1/4". The plate is marked: Blohm & Voss Ag Schiffswerft U. Maschinenfabrik B & V Neubau Nr. 835 Baujahr- 1964. Weight: 17 pounds. Size is 19 3/4" x 11 1/8" x 1/4". Great decor item for restaurant, office, or home, etc.

Item # 0483

SOLD

#0197 Japanese Builder's Plate

JAPANESE SHIP BUILDER'S PLATE

Authentic Japanese ship builder's plate. Weighing 18 lbs., this huge oval solid brass plate measures 25.5" x 17.25". The original patina shows on the back. The plate is marked, "Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd. No. 1302, 1978," plus there is Japanese writing on the bottom section. Everyone's heard of Kawasaki. This is tremendous for your nautical collection or to hang in your nautical-theme room.

 Item # 0197

SOLD

#7193 Gotaverken Oval Brass Ship's Builder Plaque-Ar.1950 GOTAVERKEN OVAL  BRASS SHIP'S BUILDER PLAQUE-Ar.1950

Great brass small decor plaque-2 fixing holes for easy mounting!
Size : 14 1/4" x 10 1/4" weight - 6 1/2 pounds.


(USPS 2-day Priority Shipping Available)
 
Item # 7193

SOLD

 

#2079 Vintage 1951 Brass General Electric -Alternating Current brass ships plaque-Schenectady, N Y Vintage 1951 Brass General Electric -Alternating Current brass ships plaque-Schenectady, N Y
great decor item

Size 12" x 8 1/4"

Item # 2079

SOLD

#2080 Vintage Ships Brass Plaque Electrical-1952 "W.H.Allen. Sons & Co Ltd-Bedford England
Vintage Ships Brass Plaque Electrical-1952 "W.H. Allen. Sons & Co Ltd-Bedford England
great decor item

Size: 10" x 4 1/2"
Item # 2080

SOLD

#0028 Huge Brass Builders Plaque - "Swan Hunter & Wigham Richardson" - Neptune Works

 HUGE BRASS BUILDING PLAQUE - "SWAN HUNTER & WIGHAM RICHARD" - NEPTUNE WORKS

A masterful recast of the original (was part of our personal collection).  This huge plaque is like a work of art polished and lacquered depicting King Neptune with trident seated on chariot drawn by seahorses and accompanied by mermaids and waves.  Signed below:
Newcastle-on-Tyne (No. 1940) 1959
It has 4 fixing holes for attachment.  Size 21" x 26 1/2". Weighs 50 pounds.

Great for your nautical room, office or restaurant!!

Item # 0028

SOLD

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