Marine sand glass

Made:
1750-1900 in Bristol
maker:
Unknown

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Single ship's log-glass reinforced by thread binding with trade label: J. Blair Bristol. 14 sec. Abbot Horne. No.16
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© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Single ship's sand-glass reinforced by thread binding, No.16 Type B, with trade label: J. Blair Bristol. 14 sec. Abbot Horne collection

Details

Category:
Navigation
Object Number:
1953-306
Materials:
cork, fibre (unidentified), glass, graphite, wood (unidentified)
type:
ships' log
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • visual and verbal communication
  • record - document
  • log (record)
credit:
Abbot Horne Collection
status:
Permanent collection

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