S/2636 Antique Treen Georgian Brass and Mahogany Rope Tightener
An extremely good quality and well constructed maritime brass and mahogany impliment, we believe for tightening ropes, having revolving cylinders to pass the rope through and then with the handle stretching the rope tight. It is possibly for an ocean going private yacht.
16½ in. (42 cm.) Wide
1½ in. (4 cm.) Deep
3 in. (7.5 cm.) High
English Circa 1800