Kelvin White Co. Gimbaled Pelorus in Wood Box

Product Code: HEJO12
Shipping Weight: 23.00 lbs

Product Description


Kelvin White Co. gimbaled Pelorus sight vane in later wood box. Makers lable inside glass cover states "KELVIN WHITE CO., NAUTICAL INSTRUMENTS, BOSTON- NEW YORK. Weighted brass bowl housing. Sight with colored glass filter and level. fitted wood box. Some deterioration to interior center ring Black-painted outer ring. Retains an old bronzed brass patina. 8 inch sight glass diameter.  The box measures 11 1/2 X 11 1/2 X 10 1/2 inches tall.

This item is from the Herb Jones Maritime Collection and was the personal property of the artist.