binnacle

Maker
1. Browne, Henry & Son
2. Stalker, David
Description
Ship's binnacle for housing the main compass. It has a wooden stand, brass domed top with a glass viewing window, two opposed steel spheres and a compass. Sestrel Henry Browne & Son.

Object Detail


Department
Signature & date
moulding:brass plaque:"TRADE 'Sestrel' MARK/ HENRY BROWNE & SON/ STATION WORKS BARKING ESSEX/ TYPE No 89003"
printing:compass:"DAVID STALKER/ LEITH"
Accession number
2006-900-021

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