Fork, Rudder

Object ID
M972.60.1 a-c
Category
Vessel Equipment - General, Steering
Date Made
1834
Materials
brass
Description
a) Fork-shaped; 3 tines along 2 sides, with pieces of wood attached to it. 82 cm long, 13 cm wide, 8 cm deep. Circular bar attached to the head extending 8 cm and 17 cm in circumference.
b) Fork-shaped; 100 cm long, 32 cm wide, 2.5 cm deep, 6 cm in diameter hole in the head of the fork. 6 holes on each side of the fork.
c) Fork-shaped; bent outwards. 6 cm in diameter hole in the head of fork. 6 holes on each side of the fork. 100 cm long, 110 cm apart at the ends.
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