Nautical Collection

[Aug 30 - Nov 4]

A new exhibit showcasing the nautical collection of coast resident Norman de Vall is opening at the Kelley House Museum in Mendocino. August 30th through November 4th, you can see antique coastal charts dating back to the 1700s, sextants old and new, a large brass compass from a sailing ship, taffrail logs that were pulled behind the ship to calculate its speed, a caulking mallet and irons, and other navigational implements needed to travel upon the seas in the age of sail. Members Preview Party Aug. 29 at 4:30PM. New memberships available at the door. 707/937-5791 or kelleyhousemuseum.org for more information.

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