Textile, brass, glass
Overall: 9 1/2 x 20 x 15 in. ( 24.1 x 50.8 x 38.1 cm )
printed: "NEGUS/TAFFRAIL LOG" printed: "Patented 1892"
Log device consisting of meter, balance, propeller, and two brackets.
Taffrail logs were used to measure the daily mileage and speed of a ship.
Gift of George A. Zabriskie
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