Art

Wooden Airplane Propeller

Wooden Airplane Propeller

I LOVE this! Imagine this above a mantle, in a “man cave”, above a bar, or in a little boys room. This propeller is one of the more unusual items I have ever bought.

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Merrimac and Monitor

Engraving of the Merrimac and Monitor Naval Battle, Circa 1875

A rare engraving of the battle between the Merrimac, or Virginian, and the Monitor outside Newport News, Virginia.  This clash of the iron clods was the first “modern” naval battle in the world.

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Engraving Chimney Rock, NC

Engraving of Chimney Rock in North Carolina, Circa 1875

A nice hand colored engraving some of Chimney Rock, Hickory-Nut Gap in North Carolina.  It is 17 1/2″ tall and 14 1/2″ wide.

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“Battle of the Monitor and Merrimack”

“Battle of the Monitor and Merrimack” by Kurz and Allison, Circa 1889

A great engraving of “Battle of the Monitor and Merrimack” by Kurz and Allison.  This world famous battle represented major innovations in civil and military technologies.

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“Smith’s History of Virginia”

“Smith’s History of Virginia” by Capt. John Smith, 1629. This is a 2nd printing of “Smith’s History of Virginia” by Capt. John Smith.  It was originally published in 1629.  The 2nd printing was done here, in Richmond, VA, in 1819 from the original plates.

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Map of Virginia

Map of Virginia, Circa 1827

A nice map of Virginia from 1827.  The frame is 20 x 17.25″. It has been professionally framed.  Look at Chesterfield County.

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