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USS Charles P. Cecil DD-835 WWII Navy Destroyer Bronze Ship Plaque

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In good shape, no breaks or repairs. Normal wear you’d find on something old. Plaque is 12″H x 10″W. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. DDR-835, 18 March 1949. 3,460 long tons (3,516 t) full. 390 ft 6 in (119.02 m). 40 ft 10 in (12.45 m). 14 ft 4 in (4.37 m). Geared turbines, 2… (read more)

Rare Napoleonic Wars Era HMS Foudroyant British Navy Bronze Plaque Souvenir

Rare Napoleonic Wars Era HMS Foudroyant British Navy Bronze Plaque Souvenir

For sale is a quite rare piece of history from the French revolution and Napoleonic wars era. It is a beautiful detailed bronze plaque made from the HMS Foudroyant which served in the British Navy from 1798 through 1815. The Foudroyant served as Admiral Nelsons flagship from June 6, 1799 to June 1801. It was… (read more)

Vintage1959 Revell USS Olympia Model With Bronze Propeller Token Kit #H-367 S

Vintage1959 Revell USS Olympia Model With Bronze Propeller Token Kit #H-367 S

Vintage 1959 Revell USS Olympia Model With Bronze Propeller Token. Kit #H-367 “S” type box. Kit appears to be complete and not started. As seen in photos, some of the deck stanchions are broken off but in bag. Box has issues with old price tag residue and a crease across box. Wear and tear seen… (read more)

Vintage WW2 Sasgen Derrick Bronze Deck Winch Signed USS Gear (ARS-34)

Vintage WW2 Sasgen Derrick Bronze Deck Winch Signed USS Gear (ARS-34)

Awesome bronze Sasgen Derrick hand winch with brake lever. The piece is signed on the handle “USNS GEAR”. The winch weights 15 lbs 4 oz. – It is solid bronze – no steel parts, etc. My Grandfather was a WWII Navy helmet diver for the merchant marines (USS Gear ARS-34). He retired in 1974. The… (read more)

Vintage U. S. Navy Ship Bronze Depth Charge Bridge Lever Warning Sign Plaque

Vintage U. S. Navy Ship Bronze Depth Charge Bridge Lever Warning Sign Plaque

It reads Warning – When Dropping A Depth Charge The Release Lever Of Bridge Or Track Control Must Always Be Operated Smartly And With A Continuous Motion Throughout The Full Stroke Of The Lever. It measures 6-1/2 w. And is 1/8 thick. It is developing a patina. No chips or cracks and in very good… (read more)

FRAMBURG WW 2 TANK RECOGNITION MODEL 6 CAST BRONZE M-4-2 MEDIUM TANK

FRAMBURG WW 2 TANK RECOGNITION MODEL 6 CAST BRONZE M-4-2 MEDIUM TANK

FRAMBURG WW 2 TANK RECOGNITION MODEL – 6 CAST BRONZE M-4-2 MEDIUM TANK! GUARANTEED VINTAGE AND ORIGINAL! SIZE IS 3 X 3 X 6 INCHES! OVERALL CONDITION IS FINE TO VERY FINE – ANOTHER GORGEOUS SPECIMEN! We truly are a mom and pop business. If it is a birthday or emergency, we can make special… (read more)

1927 BRONZE SHIPS WHEEL BOOK END MADE WithMATERIAL FROM U. S. S. FRIGATE CONSTITUTION

1927 BRONZE SHIPS WHEEL BOOK END MADE WithMATERIAL FROM U. S. S. FRIGATE CONSTITUTION

This old 1927 bronze ships wheel bookend is in good condition with no damage or repairs, but it does have a tendency to lean forward (see photo #2), and it needs a good cleaning. The lead weighted 5 7/8″ wide x 6 1/2″ tall x 1 1/4 thick book end is made from material that… (read more)