Nautical instruments

Governor wheel – Fly wheel – Regulator – W. Waring (?), circa 1878

The spoked fly wheel is introduced in 1878 by W. Waring. Subsequently applied in large quantities by Walkers and others. This early hand-made brass item is possible made by Waring.


Catalogue: NM.6-18
Date: ca. 1878
D: 22.5 cm
Signed: not signed
Origin: poss. England
Condition: perfect with small signs of use

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