Eldred's - Auctioneers, Appraisers

The Marine Sale

Marine Implements

Thursday, July 19 - Friday, July 20, 2018

Total Items Found: 31
Sold For$3,500.00(hammer price)$4,200.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON LANCE Mounted on its original pole. Old manila rope tied to pole. Retains a period canvas and wood sheath. Overall leng...

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Sold For$3,250.00(hammer price)$3,900.00(price including buyer's premium)

RARE WROUGHT IRON FLENSING AND/OR BOARDING KNIFE With attached pull and T handle. Retains its original wooden sheath showing remnant...

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Sold For$750.00(hammer price)$900.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON BLUBBER SPADE Mounted on wooden pole. Fluke head stamped on side Dean & Driggs" and "ATS". Spade length 20.5". Overall..."

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Sold For$500.00(hammer price)$600.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON BLUBBER SPADE Mounted on wooden handle. Branded on side Joshua Macy". Length 65"."

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Sold For$3,500.00(hammer price)$4,200.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON SINGLE FLUE HARPOON Purportedly a Macy harpoon. Mounted to original wooden pole. Manila rope tied to pole. Overall leng...

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Sold For$120.00(hammer price)$144.00(price including buyer's premium)

TWO HAND-WROUGHT IRON BLUBBER CUTTING SPADES Mounted on contemporary poles. Overall lengths 55 and 58"."

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Sold For$1,100.00(hammer price)$1,320.00(price including buyer's premium)

CASK BRANDING IRON A rare item used to identify whale oil barrels as belonging to a certain owner or merchant. Brands Leonard". Mou..."

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Sold For$475.00(hammer price)$570.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON TOGGLE HEAD HARPOON Known as a double shank shoulder gun iron". Length 27". Provenance: Robert C. Eldred Co., Inc."

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Sold For$1,300.00(hammer price)$1,560.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON DOUBLE FLUE HARPOON Stamped on lower part of shaft Dickinson 1818". Faint stamp on reverse, believed to be "Volunteer,..."

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Sold For$650.00(hammer price)$780.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON SAG HARBOR-TYPE HARPOON With toggle head. Rope tied to shaft. Length 24.25. Provenance: Barbara Johnson Whaling Collec..."

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Sold For$1,900.00(hammer price)$2,280.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON TOGGLE HARPOON Head stamped J.M. Jr. & Co.", for Josiah Macy, Jr. of New Bedford, Massachusetts. Length 33". Provenanc..."

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Sold For$900.00(hammer price)$1,080.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON DARTING GUN-TYPE HARPOON Toggle head stamped J.D.D." for maker James D. Driggs and "CWM" for the whaleship Charles W...."

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Sold For$425.00(hammer price)$510.00(price including buyer's premium)

RARE CASK BRANDING IRON Brands J.M. Allen". Mounted with two screws to a wrought iron handle with loop end. Used to identify whale..."

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Sold For$1,000.00(hammer price)$1,200.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON OLIVER ALLEN-TYPE HARPOON Made to be fired from a shoulder gun developed by Oliver Allen of New London, Connecticut. He...

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Sold For$2,400.00(hammer price)$2,880.00(price including buyer's premium)

RARE CAST STEEL MINCING KNIFE Blade stamped Brades & Co" and handle marked "V. Doane". Retains original sheath carved "V.D." The "V..."

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Sold For$200.00(hammer price)$240.00(price including buyer's premium)

WOODEN BLUBBER SPADE COVER Leather hinge at wide end allows cover to open. Length 10. Width 5.5". Depth 1.75". Provenance: Robert C..."

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Sold For$40.00(hammer price)$48.00(price including buyer's premium)

STEEL AX BLADE WITH WOODEN HANDLE Signed on blade B Boardman". Possibly a cooper's ax used to create whale oil barrels aboard a wha..."

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Sold For$40.00(hammer price)$48.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON BLUBBER HOOK Used to grab blankets of whale blubber onto the ship's deck for trying out. Length 8. Width 4.5". Provena..."

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Sold For$160.00(hammer price)$192.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON TOGGLE HARPOON Probably Azorean. Toggle stamped ABR". Length 28.5"."

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Sold For$700.00(hammer price)$840.00(price including buyer's premium)

CAST IRON HARPOON Developed by Captain Robert Brown of New London, Connecticut, designed to be fired from a special gun. Molded into...

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Sold For$700.00(hammer price)$840.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON TOGGLE HEAD HARPOON Length 29.25. Provenance: Nina Hellman Antiques."

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Sold For$160.00(hammer price)$192.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON BLUBBER SPADE With fan-shaped head. Length 19.25. Provenance: Antique Associates."

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Sold For$1,300.00(hammer price)$1,560.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON TEMPLE-TYPE HARPOON With toggle head. Head stamped J.D.D.". Length 34.5". Provenance: Harborside Antiques."

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Sold For$450.00(hammer price)$540.00(price including buyer's premium)

CAST IRON R. SMITH-TYPE HARPOON Developed by Robert E. Smith in Provincetown, Massachusetts, designed to be shot from an ordinary wh...

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Sold For$1,400.00(hammer price)$1,680.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON TOGGLE HEAD HARPOON Head stamped Macy" and marked "SB" for starboard boat and "Lancer" for the whaling bark that saile..."

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Sold For$1,500.00(hammer price)$1,800.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON DOUBLE FLUE ARCTIC HARPOON Length 41."

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Sold For$700.00(hammer price)$840.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON DARTING GUN-TYPE HARPOON Made for use in the the Ebenezer Pierce darting gun. Toggle head stamped DB" and "AH"; the "A..."

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Sold For$850.00(hammer price)$1,020.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON HARPOON LANCE Length 61.5. Provenance: John Newton Marine Antiques, Maine. Captain C. Pierce Estate."

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Sold For$400.00(hammer price)$480.00(price including buyer's premium)

WROUGHT IRON SWIVEL BARB LILY" HARPOON Head with pointed tip and four barbs. Length 63.5". Provenance: Richard Wehle Whaling Collec..."

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Sold For$800.00(hammer price)$960.00(price including buyer's premium)

RARE HEAD CASE BAILER ON WOODEN POLE Tin pail mounted on an iron rod attached to a section of a wooden pole. Used for retrieving spe...

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Sold For$160.00(hammer price)$192.00(price including buyer's premium)

WOODEN SNATCH BLOCK FROM THE BARK AMERICA Painted olive green. B America" carved into one side. Retains length of manila rope. Leng..."

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Total Items Found: 31
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