Very beautiful and original ship's compass originating from an American minesweeper of the type "aggressive-class minesweeper" such as USS Conquest, Esteem and Enhance and can be found on Wikipedia.
Maker is John E. Hand & Sons Co. Phila. USA
The compass is in perfect working condition and complete with the mounting sole into which the compass can be pushed and secured. The image on the chain states USN which indicates United States Navy and serves to calibrate the compass using the set of screws E/W and
N/S and according to the instruction plate at the front.
IMPORTANT SHIPPING COSTS
IN CASE OF DOUBT OR IF YOUR COUNTRY IS NOT MENTIONED SPECIFICALLY IN THE LIST ALWAYS CHECK BEFORE BIDDING/BUYING TO AVOID PROBLEMS.
- N° di oggetti
- Bussola da nave
- Rame, Vetro
- Periodo stimato
- metà del XX secolo
- Paese d’origine
- Nord America
- In buone condizioni - usato, con piccoli segni dell’età e macchie.
- 19×16×16 cm
- 5 kg