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1611756739Code 6840 Vintage compassBrass pocket compass in the shape of a pocket watch, complete with lid. Six-wind compass card complete with goniometric circle for calculating horizontal angles. French manufacture of the '20s. Excellent condition, fully functional. Diameter 4 cm - 1.57 inches, thickness 1.8 cm - 0.7 inches.

The invention of compass is mysterious but it is well known that magnetite was discovered in Magnesia, a city of Asia Minor. At the beginning of ‘300 Giordano da Pisa spoke about magnet as “very useful and necessary” in navigation. Dante in Paradise XII 29 wrote about magnetic needle that indicates the North.

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