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Brass Compass with Folding Cover

Category: Archive

Subcategory: Miscellaneous

A brass cased Compass with hinged cover and a raised glass face.

The case has a fob ring and a sliding lock to fix the needle to the side. The compass is marked with the 8 principal points and the full 360 degree gradients. The maker, Brown Bear Germany is also marked. Early 20th Century.

Closed size is given.

  • Dimensions:
    H 6cm x W 4.5cm x D 1.5cm
    H 2¼" x W 1¾" x D ½"

  • Period: Early 20th Century.
  • Medium: Brass
  • Country: Germany
  • Signed: Brown Bear Germany
  • Style: Compass
  • Exhibition: #7 - It's The Magic Number
  • Reference Number: 82375