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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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Vintage compass
1593767341Code 6622 Vintage compassSmall topographical French-made dioptre brass compass, second half of the 19th century. It is an instrument used for measuring horizontal angles and magnetic orientation. The instrument consists of two movable alidades with targets and a compass complete with a goniometric circle engraved from 0 ° to 360 ° with needle lock, brass cover and chain ring. Diameter 6.5 cm - 2.55 inches, thickness 2 cm - 0.78 inches.
Code 6622
Vintage compass
France
Second half of the 1800s
Cm 6.5x2
Inches 2.55x0.78
EUR 500.00
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Antique compass
1614266608Code 6879A Antique compassSmall travel compass made of turned brass with lid, eight winds compass card of engraved and chromed brass, complete with needle block for calculating horizontal angles. French manufacture from the early 1900s. Excellent condition, fully functional. Diameter 5 cm - 1.96 inches, thickness 1.5 cm - 0.7 inches.
Code 6879A
Antique compass
France
Early 1900s
Cm 5x1.5
Inches 1.96x0.7
EUR 350.00
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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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Magnapole compass
1615906363Code 6895 Magnapole compassPocket compass for an American army officer during the First World War of chromed brass in the shape of a pocket watch, signed Magnapole Short & Mason Taylor Rochester NY Pat Apr 20 1915. The compass is complete with goniometric circle, and compass card block with release button inside the ring. Diameter 5.3 x 2 cm - 2 x 0.78 inches. Good condition, spots on the wind compass card.
Code 6895
Magnapole compass
USA
1915
Cm 5.3x2
Inches 2.9.78
EUR 350.00
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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
1613037131Code 6842 Antique compassLarge dry compass placed in its original wooden box with slot lid. Signed AUG. CARSTENS Hamburg Steinhöft 19 from the second half of the 19th century. The compass consists of a brass and glass vessel on the bottom of which a metal stem is fixed on which the eight-wind rose of engraving paper on a copper plate is placed, complete with a goniometric circle. Excellent condition, fully functional. Box size 26.7x26.7 h 18.5 cm - 10.5x10.5x7.28 inches, compass diameter 20 cm - 7.87 inches.
Code 6842
Antique compass
Germany
Second half of the 1800s
Cm 26.7x26.7x18.5 box
Inches 10.5x10.5x7.28
EUR 1800.00
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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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Nautical compass
1633525852Code 6907 Nautical compassLiquid nautical compass of brass and glass from the early 1900s, mounted on a universal joint and mounted on a walnut wood board with custom-made brass supports. Complete with double goniometric circle, both external, of engraved brass, and on the compass card; the compass was overhauled in 1992. Compass diameter with circle 22 cm - 8.66 inches, base size 29.5x15 cm - 11.61x5.9 inches. Excellent condition, fully functional.
Code 6907
Nautical compass
United Kingdom
Early 1900s
Cm 29.5x15
Inches 11.61x5.9
EUR 1000.00
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Vintage compass
1581333290Code 6536A Vintage compassNautical compass on universal joint mounted on wooden board, English manufacture of the 1930s. Board 23.5x13.5 cm - 9.25x5.31 inches, total height 14 cm - 5.5 inches, excellent condition.
Code 6536A
Vintage compass
United Kingdom
1930s
Cm 23.5x13.5x14
Inches 9.25x5.31x5.5
EUR 550.00
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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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Small Compass
1647280751Code 7236 Small CompassSmall pocket compass English made in 1920 circa. It has a lid with snap closure with release button inside the ring. Compass card with eight winds. Good condition and in order. Diameter cm 3.5, inches 1.4 height 1.5 – inches 0.6
Code 7236
Small Compass
England
1920s
Cm 3,5x1,5
Inches 1.4x0.6
EUR 350.00
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Sundial Compass
1648652264Code 5833 Sundial CompassBrass sundial compass signed Ansonia Clock Co. Ny USA Patent Sunwatch, 1920s circa, complete with original cardboard box and instructions for use. The names of American cities and their latitudes are shown on the inside of the lid. The clock is equipped with a compass for orientation, to read the time correctly it must be oriented towards the North, the hour dial is traced inside the lid, the clock works by means of a gnomon, inserted in a slot to allow the closing of the instrument, and which projects the sun shadow on the hour dial when the clock is oriented towards North. The names of American cities and their latitudes are shown on the inside of the lid. This simple and ingenious system spread in Europe starting from the 17th century. Closed 5x7,8 cm - 1.96x3 inches, thickness 1 cm - 0.39 inches.
Code 5833
Sundial Compass
USA
1920s
Cm 5x7,8x1
Inches 1.96x3x0.39
EUR 600.00
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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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Bearing Compass
1656147028Code 7334 Bearing CompassHand-held magnetic bearing compass, signed Kelvin & Hughes Ltd Gt Britain N. 5328/B, 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 7334
Bearing Compass
England
1900s
Cm 10,5 h 23
Inches 4.13 x 9
EUR 950.00
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Antique Compass
1656411510Code 7346 Antique CompassSmall travel compass made of chromed brass, supplied to the American army during the First World War, shaped like a pocket watch, consisting of a magnetized needle free to rotate on a horizontal plane marking the direction of the magnetic North. Signed Taylor. Compass card with eight winds. Diameter 4.5 cm, inches 1.7, thickness 1.2 cm, 0.3 inches . Very good condition, fully functional.
Code 7346
Antique Compass
USA
1918s
Cm 4,5 x 1.2
Inches 1.7 x 0.3
EUR 450.00
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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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Pocket Compass
1659542637Code 7374 Pocket CompassLiquid bearing compass signed F. Barker & Sons London, used by British army officers during the first world war. It is a small vintage compass typically used in recreational sailing, therefore on boats less subject to magnetic deviation. It can also be held in the hand and therefore away from the magnetic fields of the boat. It is equipped with a sighting system and a goniometric compass card in order to make it possible to measure the angle between the line of sight and the north indicated by the magnetic needle. In excellent condition, fully functional, complete with leather case. Measurements diameter 5 cm – 1.9 inches, height 2,5 cm - 1 inches.
Code 7374
Pocket Compass
England
1918s
Cm 5x2,5
Inches 1.9x1
EUR 600.00
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Magnetic Travel Compass
1659543104Code 7366 Magnetic Travel CompassRare magnetic compass for nautical detection, in brass, signed Cruchon & Emons Berne n. 67736 of 1918 made for the U.S Engineer Corps. It is a small compass, diameter 5.3 cm - 2.1 inches height 1.8 cm, 0.6 inches; typically used in recreational sailing, therefore on boats less subject to magnetic deviation. It can also be held in the hand and therefore away from the magnetic fields of the boat. It is equipped with a sighting system with sight and an eight-wind goniometric 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 needle lock. Excellent condition, fully functional.
Code 7366
Magnetic Travel Compass
England
1918s
Cm 5,3x1,8
Inches 2.1x0.6
EUR 500.00
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