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Brass Hatch Wheel from USS Briscoe DD-977

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There were very few brass deck hatch wheels on the Briscoe and Deyo. Most where stamped steel. This is a rare item and will polish up beautifully. Mount it on a nice display board with a small plaque. This is a rare Briscoe item. The item “Brass Hatch Wheel from USS Briscoe DD-977″ is in… (read more)

USS Constitution Bookends 2 Ships Wheel Made From The Ship Ironsides Navy

USS Constitution Bookends 2 Ships Wheel Made From The Ship Ironsides Navy

Made from Paul Revere copper taken from the USS Frigate Constitution during the 1927 restoration. Measures approximately 6 1/2 tall, 5 3/4 wide and 2 deep with flange. FLAWS: some scratches, dings, a bend in ships wheel handle, dust, patina. The item “USS Constitution Bookends 2 Ships Wheel Made From The Ship Ironsides Navy” is… (read more)

WWII Liberty / Victory Ship’s Wheel House Desk USA Battle Navy Marine Combat

WWII Liberty / Victory Ship

My friend (and later fellow crew mate in 1994 on the Jeremiah O’Brien) removed it from one of the ships and was allowed to keep it. This is a solid piece that comes apart for easy transport in the back of a truck. It was going to be used as a home project that never… (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)