The San Rafael Auction Gallery and Maritime Auctions of York, Maine present our annual Maritime and Nautical Antiques Auction. ITEMS OF INTEREST TO INCLUDE: Collection of USLHS items including rare large bronze bell, utility case, Chelsea clock, oil wick case, pocket watch, oil can, USLHE stop watch, etc. Scrimshaw pie crimpers, exceptional swift, canes, busks, tools, rare knife sheath, dipper, knitting needles, clothes pins, candlesticks, POW, sailor's valentine, sailor's souvenirs, models, half hulls, shadow boxes, rare camphorwood campaign desk, salvaged gauge off the West Virginia, Lietz binnacle, telegraph, wheels, etc. Instruments of navigation: RARE DOUBLE TELESCOPE on TRIPOD, Casella Floor standing telescope with case, double frame sextant by Troughton, marine gimbal barometer, Bliss & Chreighton chronometer, Hamilton, deck watch, Chelsea clocks, Seth Thomas OB clock, Octants, etc. Whaling items: harpoons, lances,marine lighting, exceptional rowing trophy, scientific instruments, T. Greenough surveying compass, medical sets and tools, microscopes, globes, drawing sets, scales, rules, etc.
ARTWORK TO INCLUDE: Montague Dawson, William G. Yorke, Chinese School, Emile A Gruppe, Gordon Grant, Gottardo Piazzoni, James Gale Tyler, Louis Francois Roux, Frank Vining Smith, William A. Coulter, Thomas Willis, Thomas Seymore, J. Dahl, Angel Espoy, Davis Schwartz, Gideon Jacques Denny, Nels Hagerup, Gordon Coutts, Charles R. Patterson, Thomas Sommerscales, J. Hexter, Dedrick Stuber, Marin-Marie, Vilhelm Arnesen, Andreas Cartensen, Christian Jorgensen, Richard Thompson, S. Hughes, Cozzens prints, Serge Zelikson Bronze, etc.