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Brass Compass


Category: Other Travel Items

Subcategory: Miscellaneous

A Brass Cased Open Face Compass.

The compass has a fob ring to the top and a sliding lock for the needle, to the side The glass is raised above the brass case and is a good thickness. The edge of the case has a moulding, perhaps to give a better grip.

The compass is in working order. Late 19th Century.

  • Dimensions:
    H 6.5cm x W 5.5cm x D 1cm
    H 2½" x W 2" x D .35"

  • Period: Late 19th Century
  • Medium: Brass
  • Country: England
  • Style: Travel
  • Condition: Good.
  • Reference Number: 82254