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Porthole Eye of Time, Bronze

In an age when longitude was still defined by sextant and chronometer, the vessel’s wheelhouse carried a deck watch to keep time. In the tradition of these small practical watches...

$130.00

Eye of Time

The hero of this story is an anonymous watchmaker in Regency London. Trying to combine a travel clock that needs to be small while easy to read. The époque was...

$120.00

BB Korn Racecar, Red

Its original makers were the famous Dooling Brothers, who manufactured around 1000 units at the time. They were offered to aficionados of the famous Dooling spin-dizzies, miniature motorized racecars that...

$1,100.00

BB Korn Racecar, Silver

Technically skilled enthusiasts of the 1930s loved to race the legendary B.B. Korn cars around the club tracks. Called tether cars or spindizzies, they reached incredible speeds, and inspired thousands...

$1,100.00

Indianapolis Racecar, White/Black

The 1930s saw the rise of hand built model racecars, known as spindizzies or tether cars. Miniature racecars built by hobbyists zoomed around banked wooden tracks at speeds approaching 150...

$330.00

Sextant in Case

Charming pocket sextant as used by Victorian explorers and surveyors. Intricate and semi-functional, it has all the pieces needed to shoot the sun. A sextant defined latitude. A clock longitude....

$245.00

Victorian Binoculars With Tripod

Classic campaign glasses used by Victorian gentry and Army & Navy to observe while able to take notes and sketch. Sturdy 19th C. binoculars on elegant beautifully crafted mini-tripod. Binoculars...

$340.00

Silver 30 min Hourglass with Stand

Collectable because of their combined historical and practical value. Ship’s hourglasses were calibrated to the half hours of the ship’s watch. To appreciate the important symbolism of the hourglass observe...

$320.00

Bronzed 3 minute Sandglass

The pocket glass of the boatswain. Used to measure ship’s speed, counting knots, timing minutes. A small gift with big presence. 3.7"H x 1.4"Dia

$50.00

Semi-Precious Solitaire Game, 30mm

The game of Solitaire is reputed to have been invented by a nobleman confined in the Bastille prison during the early years of the French Revolution. The game is played...

$715.00

Solitaire Game 20mm, French Finish

38 hand made marbles. At least 15 different semi-precious minerals. Malachite, Azurite, Quartz, Serpentine, Hematite, Bloodstone, Lazulite, Amethyst, Crystal, Garnet… Try your hand at jewel-like stones with our precious solitaire…...

$295.00

Terrestrial Globe with Compass

Classic globes without a matching compass were considered incomplete. Our wonderfully constructed bronze and wood stand with paper globe includes true reproduction of 17th C. “dry” compass. Twelve paper gores...

$170.00