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1904 Original Invitation to the launching of the Battleship Connecticut

1904 Original Invitation to the launching of the Battleship Connecticut

Incredible original invitation from the Secretary of the Navy in 1904 to the Launching of the famed Battleship Connecticut. Quite possibly the only surviving example. Please note the invitation has been affixed to a vintage album page. With over 20 years experience in the collectibles industry the staff at Luminaries LLC is committed to offering… (read more)

1904 Original Invitation to the launching of the Battleship Connecticut

1904 Original Invitation to the launching of the Battleship Connecticut

Incerdible original invitation from the Secretary of the Navy in 1904 to the Launching of the famed Battleship Connecticut. Quite possibly the only surviving example. Please note the invitation has been affixed to a vintage album page. The item “1904 Original Invitation to the launching of the Battleship Connecticut” is in sale since Saturday, June… (read more)

17 Original Red Border Slides Uss Randolph 1957-59 Fighter Planes

17 Original Red Border Slides Uss Randolph 1957-59 Fighter Planes

17 ORIGINAL RED AND WHITE KODAK SLIDES ON THE FLIGHT DECK OF THE USS RANDOLPH 1957-59. THIS LOT CONSIST OF 11 RED BORDER SLIDES 1957. AND 6 WHITE KODACHROME TRANSPARENCIES FROM 1959. DUE TO EASY COPYING OF SLIDES THESE ARE A NO RETURN ITEM PLEASE. The item “17 ORIGINAL RED BORDER SLIDES USS RANDOLPH 1957-59… (read more)

Original, rare Van Ryper Hawaiian Planter Navy Freighter Model ship (15 model)

Original, rare Van Ryper Hawaiian Planter Navy Freighter Model ship (15 model)

One owner, a senior naval officer in WWII; model built for Naval Commission study. Pristine, glass-enclosed condition; #55 etched into bottom of wooden case. HAWAIIAN PLANTER, 7200 ton freighter, built Newport News 1941 for Matson. Became navy’s U. At Newport News, Virginia, by the Newport News Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Company for the Matson Line… (read more)

Original WWII US Navy Ship Signal Telescope Infrared TypeB Eastman Kodak withCase

Original WWII US Navy Ship Signal Telescope Infrared TypeB Eastman Kodak withCase

NOT FOR SALE TO COUNTRIES WHERE THIS ITEM IS PROHIBITED FOR IMPORT. Original good used condition. Unknown if in working condition. Has US anchor mark on the one side. The small slide door to the front has damage and is missing most of the small sliding cover. Please see last picture for details. Red plastic… (read more)

ORIGINAL WW2 U. S. NAVY AZIMUTH CIRCLE PATTERN 1880 NO. 7015. H WithSTRAP BAKELITE

ORIGINAL WW2 U. S. NAVY AZIMUTH CIRCLE PATTERN 1880 NO. 7015. H WithSTRAP BAKELITE

VINTAGE, ORIGINAL, WW2 U. NAVY AZIMUTH CIRCLE PATTERN 1880 NUMBER 7015. H IN ORIGINAL BAKELITE CASE WITH LEATHER STRAP. THE LEATHER STRAP IS BROKEN DUE TO LONG TERM STORAGE BUT SEEMS TO BE A SIMPLE FIX. CASE MEASURES 6.25″ X 6.25″ X 3 AND SHOWS MINOR WEAR. GREAT FIND IN THIS CONDITION AND WITH THE… (read more)

Original U. S. Lighthouse Service Cocktail Forks Flatware c. 1900-1937

Original U. S. Lighthouse Service Cocktail Forks Flatware c. 1900-1937

Lighthouse Service Cocktail Forks Flatware c. Such flatware was used while dining in the Officers Mess aboard Lighthouse Tenders, light vessels or for use at offshore lights or remote light stations. These beautiful items are silver plate and measure 5 7/8 long. They were used for cocktails and bear the original stamped marking of the… (read more)

ORIGINAL FRAMED MARITIME ART TYPE VII C U-BOAT with 12 Gray Wolf Emblems

ORIGINAL FRAMED MARITIME ART TYPE VII C U-BOAT with 12 Gray Wolf Emblems

Casey is a retired US Navy Veteran who served aboard submarines in the “USN’s Silent Service”. This particular original painting, done in the 1990’s, is signed by the artist. The painting was done using acrylic paints and depicts a large profile view of the Type VIIC U-Boat, complete with weathering and signal flags, surrounded by… (read more)