This 100% brass bell with a lacquer finish is a replica of the ship's clock that seamen would strike in a half-hour sequence based on the four-hour ship's watch system. The end of the first half hour was marked by one bell, the end of the first hour was two bells, the end of the first 1-1/2 hours was three bells, etc. Eight bells mark the end of a four-hour watch. Eight bells are struck six times in a 24-hour period: at noon, 4 p.m., 8 p.m., midnight, 4 a.m. and 8 a.m.
- Made of solid brass.
- Finished in bronze.
- Comes with a braided rope.
- Size is 8.0 inches
Please be careful when ordering this product, it has limitations that differ from our General 30-day Return Policy. After all, we want you to be satisfied with your order so you'll return again and again as an iboats.com customer, and to also recommend us to your boating friends
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- No returns will be accepted except for damaged or defective merchandise. Damaged or defects must be reported to iboats.com within 7 days of delivery.