Wow – check out this Vintage Cowl Vent Dorade Box! These are really interesting pieces of nautical history. A dorade box is a type of vent that permits the passage of air in and out of the cabin or engine room of a boat while keeping rain, spray, and sea wash out (Wikipedia).
“Chris” is written in white paint on the side of the box – possibly indicating that it was used on a chris craft vessel.
This will be difficult to ship, so if you want it shipped, please call or email us so that we can get you an accurate shipping quote.
Base: 16.5″ x 19″
Vent Opening Height: 17″
Vent Opening Width: 16.75″
Weight: 42.5 lbs.
This item has not been restored. We have not made any repairs to this piece – it is being sold as found.
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