{"id":4427485806694,"title":"Antique Mahogany and Brass Ship Wheel - Fr.W. Bauer","handle":"antique-mahogany-and-brass-ship-wheel-fr-w-bauer","description":"\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan id=\"main_center_0_lblLotPrimaryTitle\" data-lotstatus=\"Past\"\u003eThis large mahogany ships wheel has it's original brass trade plate in tact. It reads Fr.W.BAUER Steuerradfabrik Vegesack Bremen. \u003c\/span\u003eIt has eight turn spokes, a cast metal centre and a brass centre cap. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eDIMENSIONS: It measures 56\" in diameter measured handle to handle. The wheel alone is 47\" in diameter.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan id=\"main_center_0_lblLotPrimaryTitle\" data-lotstatus=\"Past\"\u003eCONDITION: This wheel is in excellent condition. There are no visible signs of repair.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan id=\"main_center_0_lblLotPrimaryTitle\" data-lotstatus=\"Past\"\u003eABOUT THE MAKER:  \u003cb\u003eWilhelm Bauer\u003c\/b\u003e\u003cspan\u003e (23 December 1822 – 20 June 1875) was a Bavarian Inventor\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan\u003e and \u003c\/span\u003eengineer. \u003cspan\u003eWilhelm Bauer was born in \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/en.m.wikipedia.org\/wiki\/Dillingen_an_der_Donau\" title=\"Dillingen an der Donau\"\u003eDillingen\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e in the \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/en.m.wikipedia.org\/wiki\/Kingdom_of_Bavaria\" title=\"Kingdom of Bavaria\"\u003eKingdom of Bavaria\u003c\/a\u003e (Germany)\u003cspan\u003e. His father was a sergeant of a Bavarian \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/en.m.wikipedia.org\/wiki\/Cavalry\" title=\"Cavalry\"\u003ecavalry\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e regiment. Because of this, Wilhelm Bauer, after an apprenticeship as a \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/en.m.wikipedia.org\/wiki\/Wood_turning\" class=\"mw-redirect\" title=\"Wood turning\"\u003ewood turner\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e, also joined the army. He went on\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan\u003e build several hand-powered \u003c\/span\u003esubmarines and became known as the FIRST submarine builder for his 'The \u003cspan\u003eBrandtaucher' (Incendiary Diver), a submersible boat.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e","published_at":"2019-12-21T14:19:50-05:00","created_at":"2019-12-21T14:19:50-05:00","vendor":"Cliff and Laurie Alsberg","type":"","tags":["boat","man","nautical","navy","ship"],"price":189500,"price_min":189500,"price_max":189500,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":31238954745958,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Antique Mahogany and Brass Ship Wheel - Fr.W. 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It reads Fr.W.BAUER Steuerradfabrik Vegesack Bremen. \u003c\/span\u003eIt has eight turn spokes, a cast metal centre and a brass centre cap. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eDIMENSIONS: It measures 56\" in diameter measured handle to handle. The wheel alone is 47\" in diameter.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan id=\"main_center_0_lblLotPrimaryTitle\" data-lotstatus=\"Past\"\u003eCONDITION: This wheel is in excellent condition. There are no visible signs of repair.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan id=\"main_center_0_lblLotPrimaryTitle\" data-lotstatus=\"Past\"\u003eABOUT THE MAKER:  \u003cb\u003eWilhelm Bauer\u003c\/b\u003e\u003cspan\u003e (23 December 1822 – 20 June 1875) was a Bavarian Inventor\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan\u003e and \u003c\/span\u003eengineer. \u003cspan\u003eWilhelm Bauer was born in \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/en.m.wikipedia.org\/wiki\/Dillingen_an_der_Donau\" title=\"Dillingen an der Donau\"\u003eDillingen\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e in the \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/en.m.wikipedia.org\/wiki\/Kingdom_of_Bavaria\" title=\"Kingdom of Bavaria\"\u003eKingdom of Bavaria\u003c\/a\u003e (Germany)\u003cspan\u003e. His father was a sergeant of a Bavarian \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/en.m.wikipedia.org\/wiki\/Cavalry\" title=\"Cavalry\"\u003ecavalry\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e regiment. Because of this, Wilhelm Bauer, after an apprenticeship as a \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/en.m.wikipedia.org\/wiki\/Wood_turning\" class=\"mw-redirect\" title=\"Wood turning\"\u003ewood turner\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e, also joined the army. He went on\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cspan\u003e build several hand-powered \u003c\/span\u003esubmarines and became known as the FIRST submarine builder for his 'The \u003cspan\u003eBrandtaucher' (Incendiary Diver), a submersible boat.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e"}

Antique Mahogany and Brass Ship Wheel - Fr.W. Bauer

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This large mahogany ships wheel has it's original brass trade plate in tact. It reads Fr.W.BAUER Steuerradfabrik Vegesack Bremen. It has eight turn spokes, a cast metal centre and a brass centre cap. 

DIMENSIONS: It measures 56" in diameter measured handle to handle. The wheel alone is 47" in diameter.

CONDITION: This wheel is in excellent condition. There are no visible signs of repair.

ABOUT THE MAKER:  Wilhelm Bauer (23 December 1822 – 20 June 1875) was a Bavarian Inventor and engineer. Wilhelm Bauer was born in Dillingen in the Kingdom of Bavaria (Germany). His father was a sergeant of a Bavarian cavalry regiment. Because of this, Wilhelm Bauer, after an apprenticeship as a wood turner, also joined the army. He went on build several hand-powered submarines and became known as the FIRST submarine builder for his 'The Brandtaucher' (Incendiary Diver), a submersible boat.