Seat of Ease

This rolled piece of funnel shaped metal that appears to be lead is 32.5 inches long and exhibits a flange at its wider opening. It has been identified as a waste tube that was fitted in the extreme stern of the vessel for officers' use. A similar device has been found on the Whydah (1717), Henrietta Marie (1700), and Dartmouth (1690) shipwrecks.

Description (physical):

L: 32.5".

Identifier:
QAR623.000
Institution:
Queen Anne's Revenge