Leased Objects

Would you like to lease objects from our collections?


Category of objects Per week Per month Per tourist season (5 months)
Category A $10.00 $25.00 $30.00
Category B $20.00 $50.00 $60.00
Category C $50.00 $125.00 $150.00
Category D $60.00 $150.00 $180.00
Category E $75.00 $187.50 $225.00
Category F $100.00 $250.00 $300.00

Shipping and packaging costs are paid by the lessee.

Each object is classified in a category that determines the cost of the lease. Following are examples for each category:

  • Category A:signal code flag, 8”x10” or more mounted photo, a tool, piece of equipment or rigging.
  • Category B:a piece of clothing, a rare book, an 8″ X 10″ to 20″ X 24″ photo or reproduction, a plan, a piece of exhibition furniture (base, showcase).
  • Category C: a navigation aid, work of art, photo or reproduction larger than 20″ x 24″.
  • Category D: a traditional craft, a lighthouse lens, a small sturdy model (less than 12” high) a navigation instrument such as a sextant or compass.
  • Category E:a medium-sized model (between 12″and 30″ high).
  • Category F:large models (more than 30″ high), a diving suit and its accessories.

The lessee is responsible for maintenance, providing secure showcases if not available with the object and the $1000 franchise.[:]