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Brass bosun's whistle, Asian, dragon motif, late 1800s/early 1900s(?).

Currency:USD Category:Artifacts / Non-wreck Start Price:30.00 USD Estimated At:40.00 - 60.00 USD
Brass bosun's whistle, Asian, dragon motif, late 1800s/early 1900s(?).
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Brass bosun's whistle, Asian, dragon motif, late 1800s/early 1900s(?). 35.5 grams, 5-3/4" long. Old, thin brass with dragon on top of narrow pipe with flat handle terminating in a hollow spherical cavity, a device used by the ship's bosun for shipboard commands and alerts.