Antiques and Collectibles for Sale in West Hartford, CT

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Collectable - Eighth Edition - 1937 Chevy Panel - 8" long - Year produced 1996 - Die Cast metal - Scale 1/25 contact tibbs839@aol.com. Ad number: #315095783 Contact: Paul Thibodeau Phone: 860 646-3642 City: Manchester Zip: 06042 Price: $16.75
Porringer - Woodbury Pewter - Pewter is hand crafted - is safe for foods and drinks and requires a minimum of care - pewter should be washed with a mild detergent and dried as soon as practical to avoid possible staining by certian foods - Pewter cleaners, Scotch Brite or fine steel wool may be used to maintain luster or remove stains and scratches. contact tibbs839@aol.com. Ad number: #3150942...
Maine - The Cape Elizabeth lighthouse, commonly referred to as Two Lights, has morphed several times since first being established in 1811. It started as nothing more than a 45 foot, octagonal daymarker topped off with a large capstone. Mariners found the tower a helpful marker for the entrance to Portland Harbor but it was useless at night and in fog. In 1828, two 65 foot rubblestone towers, p...
North Carolina - Plans to build a lighthouse on Cape Hatteras started as early as 1792. Cape Hatteras Lighthouse is the first lighthouse to be used as a warning light for sailors. The original design stood 90 feet tall and used whale oil lamps to light the tower. In 1870, a new Cape Hatteras Lighthouse was constructed. The lighthouse was over 200 feet tall. It still stands as the world's talles...
New York - Montauk Point Lighthouse - Long Island, NY - The Montauk Point Lighthouse Station was authorized by President George Washington in 1792 and established in 1796. This is the original tower built from sandstone, although it was rebuilt and raised to its present height in 1860. The original keepers house was converted into a storage building when the existing keepers house was added, al...
Connecticut - Built in 1909 atop a concrete pier in New London, CT Harbor, the light itself sits atop a striking three-story building. Individual keepers tended the light from its inception a century ago until 1939, when the U.S. Coast Guard took over. In 1987, the light was finally automated, eliminating the need for anyone to stay onsite. The story goes that in the 1920s or 1930s, the keeper ...
Rhode Island - Block Island Southeast Light is a lighthouse located on the southeastern shore of Block Island, Rhode Island. The lighthouse signals sea traffic coming from the Atlantic Ocean into the waters of Block Island and Long Island Sound, and remains an active navigational aid to sea vessels. It was designated a U.S. National Historic Landmark in 1997. Construction on the lighthouse bega...
Washington - In 1858 the United States purchased 10 acres of land costing $400 for the location of the lighthouse. The original lighthouse was completed during the months just prior to the Civil War and was among the West's earliest navigational aids. It had a fourth order Fresnel lens, and the light could be seen sixteen miles away. This light welcomed Puget Sound marine traffic to Admiralty I...
Solid Brass 2" diameter and covered by brass lid. A brass sighting bar folds out, close the lid and a pin immobilizes the compass needle.Compass comes with a wood box with brass hinges and trimmings.A Unique Addition to your Maritime or Nautical Collection. contact tibbs839@aol.com. Ad number: #314843347 Contact: Paul Thibodeau Phone: 860 646-3642 City: Manchester Zip: 06042 Price: $32.00
Minnesota - Shipwrecks from a mighty 1905 November gale prompted this rugged landmark's construction. Completed by the U.S. Lighthouse Service in 1910, Split Rock Light Station was soon one of Minnesota's best known landmarks. Restored to its 1920s appearance, the lighthouse offers a glimpse of lighthouse life in this remote and spectacular setting. Certificate of Authenticity from Danbury Mint...
California - Funds were appropriated for the lighthouse at the end of 1870, and construction began in 1871. The tower, over 100 feet high, was built with "separate inner and outer walls with an airspace between which insulates the interior ironworks against corrosion." (Pigeon Point tour pamphlet) The walls were 4.5 feet thick. 500,000 bricks were used to build the tower. In fact, it took over ...
This pocket knife reads FIRST TIME IN HISTORY BOTH RESIGNED Richard M. NIXON Spiro AGNEW Jan. -Aug Jan. -Oct There is no writing on the reverse side and the blades are both in good condition. They have been cleaned up since this photo was taken Photos and contact info on Advertigo website.
E.O. Richter & Co Mechanical Dotted Line Pen,(c1841-1907), Vintage, 860-668-7266 Brass pattern wheels, five wheels. Used for drawing dotted lines against a rule.
Old wood ironing board Photos and contact info on Advertigo website.
Dreamsicles-Love in Bloom(May) cherub. Thanks for looking Photos and contact info on Advertigo website.
This older laundry basket has a few pieces of wicker missing but is still used for laundry or maybe as a decorative showpiece in the right area. Photos and contact info on Advertigo website.
The Historic Reproduction Storm Glass is a home d cor weather instrument that helps you find out when bad weather is coming. Invented in the 19th century by sailor and meteorologist Admiral FitzRoy, this device is a liquid and crystal filled storm glass that can predict the weather up to 2 days in advance.Changes in the crystal formations can indicate fair weather (clear liquid), rainy weather ...
very old..made of ceramic...missing the ski pole Photos and contact info on Advertigo website.
does any have thuis ticket for sale Call Ed ---. Photos and contact info on Advertigo website.
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