Sign up to stay in touch!
Thank you! You have successfully subscribed to Skipjack's newsletter.
Classic WWII era US Navy quarterdeck bell. The bell was cast in iron and retains its original bronzed finish. the bell was made by the “Harvard Lock Company NY” as embossed on the top of the bell and U.S.N embossed on the bells lower rim. The bell measures a base diameter of 9 1/2 inches and a height of 9 inches including mounting stem. Retains its original bell clapper. Bell is made of iron and weighs approximately 17 pounds. Comes with a new bell lanyard (as shown). This impressive Navy bell is well preserved and would make a nice addition to a military maritime collection.
*According to naval history, bells during the height of the second World War were cast in iron due to a limitation of bronze and brass for actual combat essentials.
Thank you for shopping at Skipjack Nautical Wares & Marine Art Gallery, dealers in authentic nautical maritime antiques, collectibles, maritime ship salvage and hardware. OUR STORE offers for sale exceptional, quality nautical furniture and furnishings, nautical lamps and lighting, marine instruments, model boats, nautical gifts and decor. We're everything nautical!
Skipjackâ€™s Marine Art Gallery features exceptional works of art in various media representing artists from our region and as far away as New Zealand! Each artist that we show is chosen for their unique style of artwork, and has an artist page where you can preview their individual work. You can also browse art categorized by genre.
Please visit our online store again soon or if in the Hampton Roads (Tidewater) coastal region of Virginia, visit our marine gallery in historic Olde Towne Portsmouth. We're just a short distance from Virginia Beach, Colonial Williamsburg and the Outer Banks of North Carolina, and just across the river from downtown Norfolk. By boat, we're located at mile marker "0" of the Atlantic Intra-coastal Waterway!