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Royal Navy bosun's call or whistle

Date made: early 20th century

Description: This Bosun's call or whistle was used by Petty Officer Victor Colquitt. It was used to call instructions to sailors, or to pipe an officer on board ship. Is is possibly made of silver, with copper rings, and a white metal chain.

Measurements: overall:10cm

Materials: silver

Object name: whistle

Collection: Social History Collection

ID Number: 2017-0009


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