Michael Kittredge Nautical Collection w/ Additions

April 25th, 2020


Saturday, April 25th – 10am (EST)


Tuesday thru Saturday: 12noon – 4pm
Starting now until auction day or by appt.


483 Washington Street, Norwell, MA 02061


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Absentee Bidding
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Auction Information
Our April 25th, Boston Harbor Auctions will feature The Michael Kittredge Nautical Collection along with important additions. You can bid online, phone bid as well as absentee bid. Mike Kittredge was the former owner of Yankee Candle Company. Featuring maritime antiques and Mike’s spectacular “treen” collection including a sensational array of meticulously polished nautical antiques. Solid brass items include ships’ wheels, engine order telegraphs, spotlights, dozens of lanterns, telescopes, binnacles, compasses, portholes, anchors, pulleys, beacons, winches, clocks and more, all in polished brass!

Model Ship Collection: The selection of ship models in this auction will be quite impressive including Dockyard builders models, builder’s half models of three United States Lighthouse Service Vessels, America’s Cup model, steam yachts, tugboats, etc. There is a collection of America’s Cup half models. Paintings And Prints, Nautical charts and blueprints also. Other items of interest are carved eagles, ships quarter boards, a nine foot whale’s jawbone, diving gear, a collection of wooden- ware marquetry game boards and boxes,treenware, sterling dolphin lamps, and other sterling items.  The-list goes on!



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