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Maritime Brass Hourglass - Old World Decor - Nautical Hour Glass - 30 Minute Timer

Old world style brass and glass hourglass
Old sea vessels were equipped with hourglasses on both port and starboard sides
The day was divided into "watches"
The men would turn the hourglass to keep time for the ship's log
The top depicts a clock's hours in roman numerals with the corresponding "watches"
Made in Taiwan in the 1960s
Good condition with aged patina on the brass, glass is pristine
30 minute timer - sand sticks at times so not always accurate, but mostly so

10" tall, 4" diameter (25 cm x 10 cm)

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Maritime Brass Hourglass - Old World Decor - Nautical Hour Glass - 30 Minute Timer


  • Vintage item from the 1960s
  • Materials: brass, glass, sand
  • Ships worldwide from Texas, United States
  • Feedback: 534 reviews
  • Favorited by: 39 people