The ship's clock strikes in a half-hour sequence based on the four-hour ship's watch system. The end of the first half hour is marked by 1 bell, the end of the first hour is 2 bells, the end of the first 1-1/2 hours is 3 bells, etc. Eight bells mark the end of a four-hour watch. Eight bells are struck six times in a 24-hour period: at noon, 4 p.m., 8 p.m., midnight, 4 a.m. and 8 a.m.
  • Bronze Ships Bell
  • Bracket for hanging
  • Comes with a braided rope lanyard
  • Deep ring
  • Diameter: 6"
  • Height: 6.5"

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