Overall: 7 x 1 3/8 in. ( 17.8 x 3.5 cm )
Metal cylindrical shaft with tapered ends, threaded interior, pierced at midpoint with circular hole through to other side.
According to the donor, this turn buckle is from the U.S. battleship the 'Maine'.
Gift of Mr William MacKirdy
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.