Bliss patent log. "Taffrail log" brass rotator wit

Made:
1880-1911
patentee:
Bliss, John

Bliss patent log. "Taffrail log" brass rotator with 4 vanes in 9 1/2" long, one vane engraved "John Bliss and Co." and dates of patent (78,84,85,USA, 85 English). Recording portion for securing to taffrail of ships, brass hook and pin and metal key for bending slitted portion of two vanes

Details

Category:
Navigation
Object Number:
1911-222
type:
log (record)
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • record - document
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
credit:
Admiralty Hydrographic Department

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