Antique whale bone lady acrobat balance toy. Rare mid 19th century maritime folk art from a Connecticut estate. Measures 15.5 inches high overall and 12 inches wide across the balance weights.
Antique 19th century ship diorama in a shadow box frame. The ship's name is "Madeline," and it is at full sale in choppy waters. The frame measures 23 inches long, 19 inches high and 4 inches deep. All original including the blown glass front.
Vintage marine half hull, or half model, in maple with mahogany back board, circa 1970. The solid single piece back board measures 22.25 inches long x 8 inches high x 1 inch thick. The hull measures 18.5 inches long x 5 inches high x 3.25 inches thick at center. Excellent hand carving.
Two authentic and original whaleboat oars, each over 16 feet long, dating from the mid 19th century. One retains some old light gray paint and the other does not. Note the leather covers where the sailors' hands gripped the oars. These oars came from a coastal Rhode Island estate.
Heinrick Kaack Hamburg Bauhof 5 kerosene oil lantern, circa 1880. Original green paint. Measures 23 inches to top of handle, 8 inches deep and 11 inches across.