An early all brass Scottish style crank wind winch, typical of the Edinburgh pattern,
2 ½” diameter, 1 ¾” wide, shaped crank with turned bone handle, 3 pillars, lacking 2 screw heads, original steel pin foot,

the reel winds smooth and well, dates c1870-80, a good example of early reel craftsmanship.
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