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US Naval Gimbal Mount Magnetic Ship Compass John E. Hand & Sons Co

US Naval Gimbal Mount Magnetic Ship Compass John E. Hand & Sons Co

Hand & Sons Co. The body has some scuffs and scratches. The compass works but I can’t test the light. The face is approximately 6 inches in diameter. The outer ring is approximately 7 inches in diameter. Measures about 4 1/2 inches deep. Please send a message if you have questions or would like additional… (read more)

Naval Architecture Shipbuilding USN Navy Victorian Age Armor Factory Board 1897

Naval Architecture Shipbuilding USN Navy Victorian Age Armor Factory Board 1897

Report of the Armor Factory Board with accompanying documents LOT! House of Representatives, 1897. Includes a 16 page (including covers) booklet and 13 plans showing a US Armor Plate Factory for the US Navy Department. Some of the plans are missing, all are folded and unfolded they vary a lot in size. Plans present are… (read more)

Lg. Naval Ship Painting-US Navy Aegis Class Missle Cruiser by C. B. Prichett

Lg. Naval Ship Painting-US Navy Aegis Class Missle Cruiser by C. B. Prichett

This oil on board painting of an Aegis Class Missle Destroyer was executed by renowned Martin Marietta Company artist C. It was displayed at the Baltimore plant where the VLS (Vertical launch System) for cruise missles was produced. This is a large impressive painting measuring 7′ 4″ long x 4′ 0″ high and dated 1979…. (read more)