Executive Gifts & Nautical Awards

Give the gift of antiquarian charm and historical prestige with Ships in Bottles’ line of executive gifts and nautical awards. Featuring a wide array of items with a classical elegance for discerning sensibilities, Ships in Bottles offers the perfect display pieces and awards to complement any room or office with unique items that will become the focal point of the décor.

 

Crafted with the care, skill and style becoming of the worldly gentleman, Ships in Bottles features beautifully designed staples of the nautical motif, remaining true to the historical designs of these prized items. From faithful recreations of Dory compasses in beautiful gamboled boxes, Victorian style pocket watches, tabletop weather glasses, walking canes and, of course, model ships, Ships in Bottles has something to satisfy even the most discriminating of tastes.

 

 Continue to browse through our full selection of unique gifts and maritime awards below, or contact us today for more information on personalizing your item, bulk orders or with any questions you may have. 

1930 Classic Yacht

1930 Classic Yacht

1930s Classic Yacht, Small A sailor's dream [click photo for details]

Bosum Whistle

You will always be the boss with this fun pendant

Bosum Whistle A sure way to be the boss. This fun pendent makes a delightful gift.Click to enlarge photo and details,

Calendar / 50 Year

Best wishes for many years to come. Click to enlarge photo and more details

Calendar / 50 Year Best wishes for many years to come .... You can look back or ahead with the twist of the dial. This bronze plated piece measure 3" X 1".

Captain Barometer

Captain Barometer

Captain's Barometer Best wishes for sunny skies. Highly polished brass barometer. Click to enlarge photo and more detail.

Clock / Captain Tide

Clock / Captain Tide

Clock / Captain's Time and Tide Clock A must for the beach house. No sailor's mansion is complete without one. Click on photo to enlarge and more detail.

Clock / Captain's Clock

Clock / Captain's Clock

The large brass captain's clock measures 7 x 2.5". No sailor or executive's mansion is complete without a ship's clock. Signature heavy, storm and elements resistant solid brass case and custom dial. A mahogany base is available for this clock. The item code for the mahogany base is AU-SC044.

Clock / Eye of Time

Clock / Eye of Time

Clock / Eye of Time Pocket Watch A gift that will be treasured for ever. A Victorian looking pocket watch that says so much.

Clock / Navy Clock

Clock / Navy Clock

Classic naval WW II era timepiece, designed in accordance with military specifications. Its unusual two piece configuration has a hinged front section that swings open when unhinged. An iconic design and with a truly historical nautical...

Clock / Porthole Clock Aluminum

Clock / Porthole Clock Aluminum

Nautical Roman numeral clock with bronze porthole design. Celebrating over four decades of nautical exploration, the Porthole Clock by Authentic Models is a charming timepiece inspired by history. Reminiscent of times past, it is a replica model...

Clock / Porthole Eye of Time

Clock / Porthole Eye of Time

Clock / Porthole Eye of Time Pocket Watch A timepiece that says we care. The nautical porthole watch will catch everyone's attention. Click photo to enlarge and more detail.

Clock / Stand for Eye of Time

Clock / Stand for Eye of Time

Clock / Stand for Eye of Time Turn your pocket watch into a very decorative desk or bookshelf piece. Turn the watch into a desk piece gem by placing it under a soft light. It won't get lost while always telling the correct time. 5.25" X 3" X 11" Clock photo to enlarge

Clock / Wood Base

Clock / Wood Base

Clock / Wood Base Solid mahogany clock or barometer base. Turns a wall instrument into a mantel, clock or bookshelf decorative piece.

Compass / Collectors

Compass / Collectors

A compass that will provide direction for new ventures. Classic decor. Click to enlarge and more detail.

Compass / Lewis and Clark

Compass / Lewis and Clark

Compass / Lewis and Clark Encased in a lightly distressed box which can be personalized. Click to enlarge and more detail.

Compass / Lifeboat

Compass / Lifeboat

Compass / Lifeboat A great gift that can be personalized with a nameplate mounted on its distressed wooden box. Click to enlarge for more detail.

Compass / Pocket

Compass / Pocket

Compass / Pocket A pocket compass like no other. Click to enlarge and for more detail.

Compass / Small

Compass / Small

Small Compass Another great pocket compass for a gift that will keep the recipient from veering away from the intended path. Click to enlarge and for more detail.

Saskatchewan Canoe

Saskatchewan Canoe

A wish for peaceful times ahead. Hand built reproduction of a canoe that once navigated the rivers and lakes of Canada and the American Mid-West. Completely built in white pine, cut into long thin strips and held in shape by bent framing timbers.

Telescope / Aviator

Telescope / Aviator

Telescope / Aviator An unforgettable way of expressing gratitude for a job well done. Click to enlarge and more detail.

Telescope Bronze

Personalized Nautical Gifts

Made to store away as small as possible this is a marvel of hand tooled telescoping brass tubes. Pull out all the way and focus by adjusting the smallest eye-section. Feel like a sea captain scanning the horizon from a heaving aft-deck. Leather...

Triple Cockpit

Triple Cockpit

The Jaguar XK120 ruled the road; Doris Day and Cary Grant were Oscar nominated. It was a time of peace, and optimism was unbridled… It was then that Rivas roared across the Lago di Como and skimmed the Mediterranean waves off St. Tropez....

Walking Stick

Walking Stick

Walking Stick A stylish cane with some special additives - flask and clock. Click to enlarge for more details.

Magnifying Glass with Stand

Unique Personalized Gifts

Duotone bronzed brass and classic wood. Heavyweight stand allows free use of hands. A classic gift for every executive.Comes with personalized brass nameplate. Enter message at checkout/specal instructions. 9.75 x 4 x 7inches

Schooner Nautical Award

Nautical Awards

This 2 masted schooner will please any real or would be sailor. A great way to send off a retiree or recognize a winning sailor or sales team. Your choice of color and engraving sentiment.

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Sloop Nautical Award

Nautical Trophies

The sloop in bottle model makes a great award for retirees, winning sales team, or victorious sailors. Available in your choice of colors, personalized, an 8" X 4.5 inch vertical bottle.

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Tabletop Weather Glass

Personalized Gifts for Sale

Hand blown glass vessel with elegantly shaped spout. Fill with colored water to approximately one inch above where the spout joins the glass body. Suspend from hanger.This decorative hand blown glass instrument accurately forecasts weather hours...

Globe Bookends, French Finish

Executive Gift Ideas

As a scientific symbol, our bookends add a touch of distinction to home and office (click image for more information). Matching celestial and terrestrial globes dating back to the 16th C. Bronze mountings and French finished stands. 

Sailor's bell

Sailor's bell

To toll the hour and assemble the crew. All hands on deck! Sailing around the world? Hmmm, dreaming is allowed. Lured by the ambiance and pull of the oceans. What better to symbolize an armchair sailor’s dreams? An explorer’s globe.

Bronzed 30 Minute Hourglass on Stand

Bronzed 30 Minute Hourglass on Stand

Collectable because of their combined historical and practical value(click image for more information). Some glasses measured up to two hours, used at a time when church pews were designed by the Inquisition to torture the human back. Ship’s hourglasses were calibrated to the...

Terrestrial Globe with Compass

Terrestrial Globe with Compass

Classic globes without a matching compass were considered incomplete(click image for more information). Our wonderfully constructed bronze and wood stand with paper globe includes true reproduction of 17th C. “dry” compass. Twelve paper gores applied to the globe are printed...