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Boxed Compass

Category: Archive

Subcategory: Miscellaneous

An army issued blacked brass Compass with its unmarked box.

The compass has its original bronzed finish, highlighted with brass through wear. The compass has a dial to the top with arrow which can be set to North. It also has a twist knob to the top to fix the needle. The back of the compass is marked with a broad arrow mark and the reference number 806. Circa 1880.

Compass size is given.

  • Dimensions:
    H 7cm x W 5.5cm x D 1.5cm
    H 2¾" x W 2" x D ½"

  • Year: Circa 1880
  • Medium: Brass
  • Country: England
  • Signed: Broad Arrow Mark
  • Style: Military
  • Exhibition: Clear The Decks
  • Condition: Good.
  • Reference Number: 82123