~ Mid 20th Century Boxed Naval Compass ~
A nice quality boxed naval compass from the mid 1900’s.
The compass housing is of a grey painted metal with brass ring to the edge and has a glazed top.
The face is of white enamel with black markings.
The compass is not named but is stamped with the number 10 to the brass ring.
It is fully gimballed and mounted in a wood box with board base.
~ Dimensions ~
The compass has a diameter of 6 ½ inches (16.5cm).
The box measures 9 inches By 9 inches (23cm x 23cm) with a height of 5 ¼ inches (13cm).
It weighs 2.56Kg.
~ Condition ~
There are a couple of small age marks to the face but aside from that the compass is in a very nice condition and in full working order.
The box is in great condition but is missing its ‘slide on’ lid.