Object Detail


Maker and Role
Robert Bogle (b.1819, d.1860), Patentee
Description
Bogle's patent was an improvement to "a low floating boat or battery for trailing and shooting duck and other water-fowl, in which the gunner is secreted, as well as the boat, and protected from the surrounding water, while he can propel the boat toward the game by his feet and legs..." (Patent number: 17,192)
Collection
E. Tunnicliff Fox Collection
Date
May 05 1857
Currently on Display
Yes
Object No
61.47.257

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