Nautical Antiques, Hardback Book


This beautiful volume illustrates hundreds of nautical treasures, items related to lives of seamen in past generations.

Included are a variety of scrimshawed items, sailor-made ship models, nautical instruments and aids, nautical and whaling implements, furnishings and accessories, ship's figureheads, sternboards, and billet heads, ship's journals, ephemera, paintings, and much more.

A useful price guide is included. This fascinating and complete look at the artifacts of our nautical past will be enjoyed by collectors and old salts alike.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 240 pages, 387 Illus.
  • Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Shipping industries
  • ISBN: 9780887406027



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