Royal Marine Compass
Dollond London (est 1750) Genuine Reproduction Compass! Dollond London renown optical and scientific instrument makers in London 1750! Minimalistic royal copper face design combined with ascents only generated from hand crafted pieces make this maritime compass a must have piece with its brass-alloy mix outer antique finish. This large 71mm DIA compass is fully functional with top grade magnets. The 62mm glass face is easy to read, furthermore featuring a glass-viewer encasement, not requiring the item to be removed to check coordinates. The inner face considers period correct fonts and stone jewelled needle pointing out 6 cardinal directions. Characteristic of the captains and their shipmates that would rely on these tools while sailing the high seas!
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. The wooden gift box with a glass window is perfect for display without accumulating dust, a gift to be cherished! Don’t forget to take it camping or fishing, you never know when you will need the assistance of a hand built, durable calibrated compass!
* 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: Compass & Wooden Box w/ Glass Viewer
Colour: Royal Copper Face w/ Antique Brass Finish
Materials: Royal Copper Face, Antique Brass-alloy mix, Stone Jewelled Needle, Wooden Box w/ Glass Viewer
Key Attributes: Antique Finish, Good Magnets, 6 Cardinal Directions
Uses: Decor, Gift, Popular Corporate Gift, Family Eductation & Fun!
Product Depth: 1.8 cm
Product Outer Diameter: 7.1 cm
Product Face Diameter: 6.2 cm
Product Weight: 0.12 kg
Box Length: 11.5 cm
Box Width: 9 cm
Box Height: 3.6 cm
Box Glass Viewer Diameter: 6.1 cm
Box & Product Weight: 0.300 kg