Hinged lid with folding azimuth sight to top. Clear 60mm (2.25) dial displaying cardinal directions with annotated arrow needle. 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 table to rear displays the natural sine positions. This is a pleasingly heavy vintage pocket compass, with appealing details for the enthusiast or collector of navigational instruments. Delivered polished and ready to display. Dimensions: Max Width: 7.5cm (3'') Max Depth: 9cm (3.5'') Max Height: 5cm (2''). Face Diameter: 6cm (2.25'').
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This item is in the category "Antiques\Science/Medicine\Scientific Instruments". The seller is "londonfine" and is located in Devon. This item can be shipped worldwide.