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A VINTAGE AMERICAN SHIP'S BRASS ENGINE ORDER TELEGRAPH AND BELL, BY HENSCHEL CO., MASSACHUSETTES, SECOND QUARTER 20TH CENTURY,

in polished brass and wall mounted with an external circular compressed dome bell over a hammer strike with very worn Henschel label, above a single face plate labeled for various steering/docking orders within a drum form case and covered by a glass panel, centering an open pierced handle enclosing a pointer, height: 21", width: 12", depth: 9 1/2"; mounted on a custom stained wood stand, total height: 51 1/4" width: 17" depth: 13".

Condition:

Good condition for vintage brass maritime fittings including but not limited to normal marks, scratches and spots scattered throughout. 

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Price Realized
$750
02/16/2020

 

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