Boxed Pelorus by John Bliss, New York

Boxed Pelorus by John Bliss, New York
Product Code: BRKI01
Shipping Weight: 6.00 lbs

Product Description

Early to mid-20th century boxed pelorus marked BLISS (John Bliss & Co., New York 1857-1956)  Features a gimbaled Pelorus sight vane in original teak wood box with lid.  Makers name engraved on face states "BLISS".  Weighted brass bowl housing. Sight with colored glass filter and bubble level. Machine dovetailed box. Black-painted gimbal ring. 5 inch diameter. Box measures 7 1/2 X 7 1/2 X 5 1/2 inches tall. Wonderful condition. Rare Bliss marine instrument!