The Hampton Nautical Boatswain's Pipe (pronounced "bosun's") is one of the oldest and most distinctive pieces of nautical equipment. The boatswain's pipe, whistle, or flute, was used in Greece and Rome to keep the stroke of galley slaves. This beautifully detailed antique copper Navy Boatswain's Pipe comes with a quality 39 inch antique copper chain lanyard. With a traditional anchor design inlaid on both sides, this fully functional boatswain's pipe measures 5 inches (12.7 cm) long, and weighs at 1.6 ounces (45 grams) including the chain.
The boatswain's pipe comes with a beautiful solid hardwood felt lined storage and display case.
Solid antique copper- no plastic parts
39” chain lanyard antique copper links keep whistle secure
Traditional design of a bosun’s pipe
Fully functional whistle
WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including Formaldehyde, and Styrene, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer, and Chromium and Toluene, which are known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov