Cleat


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About This Object
A wedge shaped cleat with two holes. Made from beech - dark to light brown.
Small wedges of elm or oak fastened to the yards to prevent the earings (ropes) of the sails from slipping off the yard.
Catalogue Number
INV.2
Collection
Invincible
Measurements
Length: 434mm
Width: 85mm
Depth: 74mm (2 15/16")
Production Date
Pre 1758
Production Period
Eighteenth Century
Pre 1758

Classification

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