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Topographic compass
1575625269Code 6527 Topographic compassMid-19th century brass diopter topographic compass signed Stanley Gt Turnstile Holborn London. It is an instrument used for detection, measurement of horizontal angles and magnetic orientation. The instrument consists of two fixed alidades with landmarks, a large compass complete with a goniometric circle engraved from 0 ° to 360 ° with the needle locked and a joint with a tripod ferrule and is placed in its original mahogany wooden box with brass hinges and hooks and complete with key. Very good condition fully functional. Cm 26x14x18 - inches 10.23x5.51x7.
Code 6527
Topographic compass
United Kingdom
Mid-1800s
Cm 26x14x18 box
Inches 10.23x5.51x7 box
EUR 1200.00
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Travel compass
1634212890Code 7074 Travel compassMagnetic topographer and travel compass, of turned brass, an instrument consisting of a magnetized needle free to rotate on a horizontal plane, marking the direction of magnetic north with the tip of the needle. Beautiful compass card with sixteen winds on copper plate engraving paper complete with goniometric circle divided into 360 °. English manufacture of the first half of the 19th century. Excellent condition, fully functional. Diameter 5 cm - 1.96 inches, thickness 1.5 cm - 0.59 inches.
Code 7074
Travel compass
United Kingdom
First half of the 1800s
Cm 5x1.5
Inches 1.96x0.59
EUR 500.00
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US army compass
1545483505Code 7468 US army compassPocket compass for the American army officers during the First World War, of brass with the shape of a pocket watch, signed Waltham. The compass has a snap-on cover with release button inside the ring. Compass card with eight winds complete with a goniometric circle for the calculation of horizontal angles. Excellent condition fully functional. Diameter 4.5 cm - 1.77 inches, thick 1.3 cm - 0.5 inches.
Code 7468
US army compass
USA
WWI
Cm 4.5x4.5x1.3
Inches 1.77x1.77x0.5
EUR 500.00
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Antique compass
1561463180Code 6267 Antique compassTopographic compass made of aluminum and brass complete with goniometric circle and needle block for calculating the horizontal angles, of the 1920s. Signed W. & L. E. Gurley Troy N.Y, a company active since 1850 and specialized in the construction of topography instruments. Very good working condition, complete with original leather case. Diameter cm 5 - inches 1.96, thickness cm 2 - inches 0.78.
Code 6267
Antique compass
USA
1920s
Cm 5x5x2
Inches 1.96x1.96x0.78
EUR 400.00
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Antique compass
1614352203Code 6867A Antique compassBrass and glass compass on universal joint from the end of the 19th century. Mounted on custom made mahogany board. The compass consists of a cylindrical brass container, called a mortar, with double glass on the bottom of which is fixed a hard metal stem, called a sensitive element, on which the compass rose is placed suitably constrained, so that the zero coincides with the magnetic polarity. Good condition, compass card slightly damaged. Compass diameter 13 cm - 5.11 inches, height mounted on table 13 cm - 5.11 inches, table width 17 cm - 6.69 inches.
Code 6867A
Antique compass
United Kingdom
Late 1800s
Cm 17x13
Inches 6.69x5.11
EUR 750.00
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Vion compass 1900
452012145428734Code 3081B Vion compass 1900Antique rare magnetic survey by hand compass, brass with original wooden box, E. Vion Paris signed, early 1900s. Very good condition. Compass diameter cm 11 - inches 4.33, height cm 27 - inches 10.6. Box cm 15.5x15x32 – inches 6.1x5.9x12.5.
Code 3081B
Vion compass 1900
France
Early 1900s
Cm 15.5x15x32 box
Inches 6.1x5.9x12.5 box
EUR 1000.00
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Japanese compass
1580730768Code 6505 Japanese compassHand-held magnetic bakelite compass, signed Saura Japan made in the 1950s. The compass can be backlit, the batteries are inserted into the handle. Height 24 cm - 9.44 inches, compass diameter 9.7 cm - 3.8 inches. Very good condition.
Code 6505
Japanese compass
Japan
1950s
Cm 9.7x24
Inches 3.8x9.44
EUR 450.00
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Antique binnacle
1528986144Code 5954 Antique binnacleRare mahogany wood binnacle compass. Inside there is a liquid compass mounted on a universal joint signed D. BAKER Melrose Mass Pat. 22 Sept 1896 and marketed by the CHAS company. C. HUTCHINSON Agent 152 State St BOSTON. Very good condition, the light is missing. Cm 30x19 h 23 - inches 11.81x7.48 h 9.
Code 5954
Antique binnacle
USA
Late 1800s
Cm 30x19x23
Inches 11.81x7.48x9
EUR 1200.00
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Topographic Compass
1638810241Code 6803 Topographic CompassMagnetic topographic compass, of oak and brass; instrument consisting of a magnetized needle free to rotate on a horizontal plane, marking with the tip of the needle the direction of magnetic north, compass card with eight winds complete with goniometric circle divided into 360 °, complete with the compass needle lock. Italian manufacture of the late 19th century. Very good condition. Measure 3.1x3.1 height 1.
Code 6803
Topographic Compass
Italy
End XIX century
Cm 7,7x7,7x2,6
Inches 3.1x3.1x1
EUR 500.00
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Magntica Compass
1640861928Code 7047 Magntica CompassMagnetic topographer compass from the early 1900s, brass and bakelite base; instrument consisting of a magnetized needle free to rotate on a horizontal plane, marking with its tip the direction of magnetic north, four-wind rose complete with goniometric circle, finish line, and 5 cm ruler. In good condition, fully functional. Measure closed cm 7x9 x 2,5 inches 2.8 x 3.55 x 1
Code 7047
Magntica Compass
Europe
1910
Cm 7 x 9 x 2,5
Inches 2.8 x 3.55 x 1
EUR 750.00
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Magnetic Compass
1655393438Code 6311 Magnetic CompassHand-held magnetic bearing compass, signed Henry Browne & Son Ltd Sestrel Made in England, early 1900s. Support base made of turned brass. Height 23 cm - 9 inches, compass diameter 10.5 cm - 4.13 inches. Very good condition.
Code 6311
Magnetic Compass
England
Early 1900s
Cm 23x9
Inches 10.5 x 4.13
EUR 950.00
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Nautical Compass
1655912894Code 7314 Nautical CompassBrass and glass dry compass on universal joint signed Sestrel made in the first half of the 19th century and mounted on a walnut wood base. The compass is made of a brass and glass case on the bottom of which a metal stem is fixed, on which is supported the eight-wind compass card. Good condition, fully functional. Base measures cm 19,5x12, inches 7.5 x 4.8, compass diameter 11,5 cm – 4.55 inches, height inche 4.8.
Code 7314
Nautical Compass
England
1900s
Cm 19,5 x 12 h 12
Inches 7.5 x 4.8 h 4.8
EUR 1000.00
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Pocket Compass
1659541822Code 7361 Pocket CompassSmall pocket compass, mahogany wood and brass, used by British aviation officers during the First World War, complete with compass card with eight winds with a goniometric circle and a compass needle lock for calculating horizontal angles. Signed J Wardale & Co London N° 7182 made in 1918. Very good working condition. Cm 8x8x 2,7 - inches 3.15x3.15x1.6
Code 7361
Pocket Compass
England
1918s
Cm 8x8x2,7
Inches 3.15x3.15x1.6
EUR 600.00
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Nautical Compass
1665665678Code 7375 Nautical CompassNautical compass on cardan joint signed DIRIGO Eugen M. Sherman Seattle USA from the 1920s, mounted on a custom made walnut board. Eight wind rose complete with protractor circle. The compass is made up of a cylindrical vessel in brass and bronze, called a mortar, on the bottom of which a hard metal stem is fixed, on which the wind rose is suitably constrained, so that the zero coincides with the magnetic polarity. Diameter compass cm 10,5 – inch 4.4, wooden board width cm 18,3 – inch7.4, height cm 11- inch 4.5
Code 7375
Nautical Compass
USA
1920s
Cm 10,5x18,3x11
Inches 4.4x7.4x4.5
EUR 900.00
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Pocket Nautical Compass
1668531092Code 7444 Pocket Nautical CompassBrass survey compass made in 1914 circa, signed The Magnapole; small compass used away from magnetic fields to check the ship’s course. The compass is complete with a goniometric circle and a block of compass card. Diameter 5.3 cm x 2 cm (h) - 2 x 0.78 inches. Very good condition.
Code 7444
Pocket Nautical Compass
England
1914s
Cm 5,3x2
Inches 2x0.78
EUR 600.00
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Pocket Compass
1669288435Code 7438 Pocket CompassPrismatic bearing bush in brass; it is a small compass, signed F-L (French Limited) N. 147599 produced in 1918. It can also be held in the hand and therefore away from magnetic fields. It is equipped with a sighting system with a finish line complete with optical prism for magnification and a goniometric wind rose in order to make it possible to measure the angle between the line of sight and the north indicated by the magnetic needle. Complete with wind rose block. Very good condition, fully functional, complete with leather case bearing the date 1932 , diameter cm 5,3 x 2 – inches 2.1 x 0.70.
Code 7438
Pocket Compass
United Kingdom
1918s
Cm 5,3x2
Inches 2.1 x 0.70
EUR 600.00
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Pocket Compass
1670239401Code 7453 Pocket CompassSmall pocket and travel compass made of chromed brass, supplied to British army officier during the First World War. Compass in the shape of a pocket watch, equipped with a lid with snap closure with release button inside the ring, the instrument consisting of a magnetized needle free to rotate on a horizontal plane marking the direction of magnetic North. Signed Negretti & Zambra London. Compass card with 8 winds. Diameter 4.5 cm - 1.7 inches, thickness 1.2 cm - 0.3 inches. Excellent condition, fully functional.
Code 7453
Pocket Compass
United Kingdom
1915s
Cm 4,5x1,2
Inches 1.7x0.3
EUR 600.00
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Victorian Travel Compass
1670241153Code 7424 Victorian Travel CompassSmall pocket compass for travelers, from the Victorian era, England late 19th century, of brass, compass card on paper with sixteen winds, complete with goniometric circle. Very good condition and in perfect working order. Compass cm 4,5 x 1,5 inches 1.8 x 0.6.
Code 7424
Victorian Travel Compass
United Kigdom
1880s
Cm 4,5x1,5
Inches 1.8x0.6
EUR 500.00
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Nautical Compass
1670243549Code 7457 Nautical CompassLiquid compass on gimbal signed Ritchie Boston USA from the early 1900s, marketed by the company F.B. Harrisman of Chicago, the compass is mounted on a custom ona wooden board and brass base made to measure. Eight-wind rose complete with protractor circle mounted on a wooden board and made-to-measure ototne. The compass is made up of a cylindrical vessel in brass and bronze, called a mortar, on the bottom of which a hard metal stem is fixed, on which the wind rose is suitably constrained, so that the zero coincides with the magnetic polarity. To minimize friction, the mortar is filled with liquid with a low freezing point, also having the purpose of quickly dampening any oscillations of the complex and closed at the top by a sturdy protective glass. Table width cm 18.5 inch 7.3, compass diameter cm 13, inch 5.15, height cm 13 inch 5.15
Code 7457
Nautical Compass
USA
1910s
Cm 17,5x13 h 13
Inches 6.9x5.15 h 5.15
EUR 1000.00
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Large Nautical Compass
1670244182Code 7451 Large Nautical CompassLarge liquid-filled nautical compass mounted on a gimbal signed Sestrel from the 1920s. Made for Trawler Owners Asson. Ltd Milford Haven, a trawler owners association founded in 1917. The compass is mounted on a bespoke walnut board with brass mounts. The compass consists of a cylindrical container in brass and bronze, on the bottom of which a stem of hard metal is fixed, on which the eight-wind rose complete with protractor circle is placed and suitably constrained, so that the zero coincides with the magnetic polarity. To minimize friction, the mortar is filled with low freezing point liquid, which also has the purpose of quickly damping any oscillations and closed at the top by a sturdy protective glass. Very good condition, fully functional. Compass diameter 24 cm - 9.5 inches, table size 31.7x16 cm - inches. 12.5x6.3
Code 7451
Large Nautical Compass
England
1920s
Cm 31,7x16x24
Inches 12.5x6.3x9.5
EUR 1500.00
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Nautical Compass
1670244700Code 7461 Nautical CompassBrass liquid compass on gimbal signed Simpson Lawrence Glasgow from the early 1900s, mounted on a custom-made wooden and brass table. Rose with eight winds complete with protractor circle. The compass consists of a cylindrical container in brass and bronze, called a mortar on the bottom of which a hard metal stem is fixed, on which the wind rose is placed, suitably constrained, so that the zero coincides with the magnetic polarity. Table width 18 inch 7.1 cm, compass diameter 13.5 inch 5.55 cm, height on the base 12.3 inch 4.8 cm. Very good condition.
Code 7461
Nautical Compass
England
1910s
Cm 18x13,5 h 12,3
Inches 7.1x5.55 h 4.8
EUR 900.00
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Survey Compass
1672411541Code 7497 Survey CompassBrass survey compass made in 1914 circa, signed The Magnapole Pat N. 22598 Short 6 Mason Makers London; small compass used away from magnetic fields to check the ship’s course. The compass is complete with a goniometric circle and a block of compass card. Diameter 5.3 cm x 2 cm (h) - 2 x 0.78 inches. Very good condition.
Code 7497
Survey Compass
England
1915s
Cm 5,3 x 2
Inches 2 x 0.78
EUR 600.00
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Pocket Compass
1672412390Code 7472 Pocket CompassPocket compass chrome plated brass with the shape of a pocket watch, with lid engraving K.F. Perkins 1907. The compass has a snap-on cover with release button inside the ring. Compass card with eight winds complete with a goniometric circle for the calculation of horizontal angles. Very good condition fully functional. Diameter 5,3 cm – 2.15 inches, thick 1.6 cm - 0.6 inches.
Code 7472
Pocket Compass
United Kingdom
1907s
Cm 5,3 x 1,6
Inches 2.15 x 0.6
EUR 650.00
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Pocket Compass
1672412781Code 7491 Pocket CompassSmall metal explorer compass housed in a balsa wood box with lid. English manufacture from the 1930s. Instrument consisting of a magnetic needle free to rotate on a horizontal plane, marking with its tip the direction of magnetic north, wind rose on paper complete with 360° protractor circle. Very good condition, fully functional. Measure cm 4,5 x 1,2 – inches 1.7x0.6.
Code 7491
Pocket Compass
England
1930s
Cm 4,5 x 1,2
Inches 1.7 x 0.6
EUR 300.00
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Nautical Compass
1672413749Code 7476 Nautical CompassLiquid compass on universal joint signed Sestrel from the 1900s, in its original oak wood box with lid. Eight wind rose complete with protractor circle. The compass is made up of a cylindrical vessel in brass and bronze, called a mortar, on the bottom of which a hard metal stem is fixed, on which the wind rose is suitably constrained, so that the zero coincides with the magnetic polarity. To minimize friction, the mortar is filled with liquid with a low freezing point, also having the purpose of quickly dampening any oscillations of the complex and closed at the top by a sturdy protective glass. Good condition stain on lid. Measure box cm cm 19,5x19,5 h 13,5 – inches 7.75x7.75 h 5.8.
Code 7476
Nautical Compass
England
1900s
Cm 19,5x19,5 h 13,5
Inches 7.75x7.75 h 5.8
EUR 1200.00
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Nautical Compass
1674225332Code 7494 Nautical Compassmagnetic nautical compass, signed Henry Browne & Son Ltd Sestrel Made in England, N. AFT 2901/T/9 Barking & London, early 1900s. mounted on a custom-made wooden and brass board. Very good condition. Diameter compass inche 9, height base included inche 7.85, table width inch 14. The compass consists of a cylindrical brass container, called mortar, on whose bottom it is fixed a stem of hard metal, called sensitive element, on which the appropriately fixed compass card is placed, so that the zero coincides with the magnetic polarity. To reduce friction to a minimum, the mortar was filled with liquid with a low freezing point, which also had the purpose of rapidly damping any oscillations of the compass and closed at the top by a sturdy protective glass.
Code 7494
Nautical Compass
United Kingdom
1900s
Cm Diameter 23 H 20
Inches Diameter 9 H 7.85
EUR 1800.00
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Pocket Compass
1674226285Code 7508 Pocket CompassBaird signed brass and zamak pocket nautical compass with resealable case. WWI British manufacture. Excellent condition, fully functional. Diameter 3.8 cm, inch 1.6 thickness 1.4 cm, inch 0.45.
Code 7508
Pocket Compass
England
1915s
Cm 3,8x1,4
Inches 1.6x0.45
EUR 450.00
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Prismatic Compass
1674666705Code 7517 Prismatic CompassPrismatic bearing bush in brass; it is a small compass, signed Ross London and supplied to British officers during the First World War. It can also be held in the hand and therefore away from magnetic fields. It is equipped with a sighting system with a finish line complete with optical prism for magnification and a goniometric wind rose in order to make it possible to measure the angle between the line of sight and the north indicated by the magnetic needle. Complete with wind rose block. Very good condition, fully functional, diameter 5,3 cm – inch 2.15 thickness 2 cm – inch 0.7.
Code 7517
Prismatic Compass
England
1915s
Cm 5,3x2
Inches 2.15 x 0.7
EUR 550.00
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Nautical Compass
1674667158Code 7510 Nautical CompassMagnetic nautical compass, signed Henry Browne & Son Ltd Barking & London Trade Sestrel Mark, Barking & London, second half of the 19th century . Contained in its originale wooden box. Very good condition. Diameter compass inche 5.35, Measure box inches 7.8x 7.5 h 6.4. The compass consists of a cylindrical brass container, called mortar, on whose bottom it is fixed a stem of hard metal, called sensitive element, on which the appropriately fixed compass card is placed, so that the zero coincides with the magnetic polarity. To reduce friction to a minimum, the mortar was filled with liquid with a low freezing point, which also had the purpose of rapidly damping any oscillations of the compass and closed at the top by a sturdy protective glass.
Code 7510
Nautical Compass
England
1890s
Cm 19,7x19 h 16,3
Inches 7.8x 7.5 h 6.4
EUR 1200.00
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