Gilbert & Sons Sundial And Compass
Gilbert & Sons reproduction combination sundial and compass with level is hand crafted from brass-alloy mix to an antique finish. Traditional time telling tool of the 1800s, the sundial gnome is hinged as is the hinged curved ruler-like latitude bar. Adjustable legs and liquid level ensure the dial is sitting flat on uneven surfaces. The compass presents the true position of north based on the areas magnetic north declination*. Combination of the tools within this pocket sized sundial allowing a shadow to be cast to identify the time of day.
The perfect centrepiece & slice of history to finish off any room in your house, office space, incredibly popular corporate gift or the perfect addition to your collection of quality antique items. Relive the days of the early explorers, educate your friends, family and kids!
* The compass is made for the northern hemisphere.It may not be accurate for the southern hemisphere and will have a margin of error.
Pack Contents: Sundial Compass, Level, Wooden Box w/ Felt Lining, How To Use Instructions
Colour: Antique Brass
Materials: Brass, Stone Jewelled Needle
Key Attributes: Hand Crafted, Engraved Antique Finish, Good Magnets, 6 Cardinal Directions, 360 Degree Bearing Points in 20 Degree Intervals
Uses: Decor, Gift, Popular Corporate Gift, Family Education & Fun!
Product Depth: 50mm
Product Outer Diameter: 110mm
Product Face Diameter: 55mm
Product Weight: 0.43kg
Box Length: 150mm
Box Width: 150mm
Box Height: 77mm
Box & Product Weight: 1.2 kg