Reel for Log Line

Description
A log line is used, in conjunction with a sand glass, to determine the speed of a ship.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
reel for log line
Measurements
overall: 66 cm x 17.5 cm; 25 31/32 in x 6 7/8 in
ID Number
PH*337069
accession number
1980.0229
catalog number
1980.0229.02
subject
Measuring & Mapping
Navigation
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Preston R. Bassett

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