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Compass

Technical Information

Catalogue No: C1725
Category: Vintage and Antique
Object Type: Indicator/Instrument
Object Name: Compass
Part No: None
Serial No: 228
Manufacturer: Elliott Bros (London) Ltd
Division: Not Applicable
Platform(s):
Year of Manufacture: Unknown
Dimensions: Width (mm): 72
Height (mm): 90
Depth (mm): 90
Weight (g): 207
Location: Cupboard CI (Display 4) [Main Store]
Inscription(s):

Only the Serial No.

Notes:

Pocket surveying compass, with a sighting arrangement so the compass bearing was seen in the mirror at the same time as the distant object being viewed with the sighting vane .The compass was manufactured by Elliott Brothers between 1854 and 1865. This version has a Gold spindle.

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