brass multiplier collar or clamp fitting winch fishing reel dating c 1850-60’s.
This is part of a collection of true antique brass reels including this all brass multiplier collar or clamp fitting winch little reel dating c 1850-60’s. 1-7/8” diameter end plates, 48mm across the frame, curved offset crank arm with original turned bone handle. The reel winds smooth and well. The original cast 3 pin brass collar still retains its original hand-finished lyre screw. A small crack alongside one of the leather pad stitching holes evident in the collar, common at this age. A fine example of a historic collar winch to add to any collector’s cabinet