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Vintage Cased Compass, English, Copper, Bronze, Maritime, Navigation Instrument

Vintage Cased Compass, English, Copper, Bronze, Maritime, Navigation Instrument

£425.00
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Our Stock # 18.7595

This is a vintage cased compass. An English, copper and bronze maritime navigation instrument, dating to the mid 20th century, circa 1940. 

  • Of pleasing weight in the hand and appealing details
  • Displaying a desirable aged patina throughout
  • Heavy copper and brass case with light polish presenting golden tones
  • Original glass dial and bright mirror plate to lid in good order
  • Hinged case lid with useful folding azimuth sight to top
  • Clear 60mm (2.25") dial displays cardinal directions with an annotated arrow needle
  • Compass needle delightfully crowned with a small blue jewel
  • Fully adjustable mechanism with two internal bubble levels, rotating by brass lever to rear
  • Larger folding sight for observing sunlight with viewing window within the case lid
  • Needle secured for transit with internal lever mechanism, activating upon lid closure
  • Engraved to lid for Stanley of London and with the Naval 'broadarrow' device, dated to 1941

This is a pleasingly heavy vintage cased compass, with appealing details for the enthusiast or collector of navigational instruments. Delivered polished and ready to display or enjoy.

Dimensions:
Max Width: 7.5cm (3'')
Max Depth: 8.5cm (3.25'')
Max Height: 4.5cm (1.75'')

Dial Diameter: 60mm (2.25'')


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