Posts filed under rare

Rare High Quality Ship Model H. M. S. Diana Daring Class Destroyer

Rare-High-Quality-Ship-Model-H-M-S-Diana-Daring-Class-Destroyer-01-zf

Diana Daring Class Destroyer. For sale is the item shown in the photos. High Quality Wood and Wire Model. Sorry, I may not have time to answer all questions and can’t support requests for additional photos. Items listed are typically vintage and may have imperfections from wear/age and a picture is worth 1000 words. This… (read more)

Rare photos USS COLORADO WW2 BATTLESHIP BB45 ship building SHIPYARD DRYDOCK 1923

Rare-photos-USS-COLORADO-WW2-BATTLESHIP-BB45-ship-building-SHIPYARD-DRYDOCK-1923-01-hgma

Three vintage photographs of the USS COLORADO BATTLESHIP (BB-45) in DRYDOCK – one shows the name on the hull and has many men up on the rigging surrounding the hull; the other views don’t show the name; all three measure roughly 4×6 inches. Condition is VG+ (very clean, though one has several minor dent-lines). We… (read more)

Rare, Vintage, USS Saint Paul, CA-73, Medium, Navy Cruiser, Nylon Shell Jacket

Rare-Vintage-USS-Saint-Paul-CA-73-Medium-Navy-Cruiser-Nylon-Shell-Jacket-01-gqj

Vintage, USS Saint Paul, CA-73, Medium, “Fighting Saints”, Navy Cruiser, Nylon Shell Jacket. Approximate dimensions (Laid Flat). Height (shoulder to hem) 26. Width (armpit to armpit) 22. Her keel was laid down as Rochester on 3 February 1943 by the Bethlehem Steel Company in Quincy, Massachusetts. She was launched on 16 September 1944 sponsored by… (read more)

74291. Rare Original 1925 US Navy V-1 Submarine Experimental Trial Portsmouth NH

74291-Rare-Original-1925-US-Navy-V-1-Submarine-Experimental-Trial-Portsmouth-NH-01-bo

Rare Original 1925 US Navy V-1 Submarine Experimental Trial Portsmouth NH. 7 1/2″ x 11″, unframed. Cracked at bottom all the wat across, light spot in sky. S Naval Academy in the class of 1911. As LT he was the first captain of the USS O-10 (SS-71) when she was commissioned on 17 August 1918…. (read more)

74295 Rare Original Photo c 1910 US Navy Submarine B-2 (Cuttlefish) SS-11 w crew

74295-Rare-Original-Photo-c-1910-US-Navy-Submarine-B-2-Cuttlefish-SS-11-w-crew-01-zhph

74295 Rare Original Photo c 1910 US Navy Submarine B-2 (Cuttlefish) SS-11 w crew. 8 1/2″ x 14″, unframed. Toned, water stained upper right, bend and tear top center edge, small chip upper left edge. S Naval Academy in the class of 1911. As LT he was the first captain of the USS O-10 (SS-71)… (read more)

74292. Rare Original 1920 US Navy V-1 Submarine (Baracuda) Launch Portsmouth NH

74292-Rare-Original-1920-US-Navy-V-1-Submarine-Baracuda-Launch-Portsmouth-NH-01-iio

Rare Original 1920 US Navy V-1 Submarine (Baracuda) Launch Portsmouth NH. 8″ x 10″, unframed. Bend to lr corner, Wide World Photos back stamp, inscribed’Picking’. S Naval Academy in the class of 1911. As LT he was the first captain of the USS O-10 (SS-71) when she was commissioned on 17 August 1918. As LCDR,… (read more)

74290. Rare Original ca 1920 US Navy O-10 (SS-71) Submarine emergency surfacing

74290-Rare-Original-ca-1920-US-Navy-O-10-SS-71-Submarine-emergency-surfacing-01-nl

Rare Original ca 1920 US Navy O-10 (SS-71) Submarine emergency surfacing. 7 1/2″ x 10″, unframed. Multiple bends, short edge tears, chips, loss to corner. S Naval Academy in the class of 1911. As LT he was the first captain of the USS O-10 (SS-71) when she was commissioned on 17 August 1918. As LCDR,… (read more)