Tradewinds Solid Brass Compass
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The compass opened the world to exploration and discovery. Invented in China thousands of years ago, it was primarily used by feng-shui priests, hired to advise on how and where to build. Today the compass is still a basic tool, a magnetized needle rotating on a vertical pin, pointing at the Earths magnetic North. 16th century sailors, accustomed to following coastlines, could suddenly cross oceans. This a replica small Georgian era combination sundial and compass with brass lid to protect the convex glass cover. Discover early navigation, enjoy an unbelievable collection of compasses from various eras. This handsome solid brass compass will add charm to any decor!
|Material||Solid Brass, Glass|
|Measurement||6cm Dia x 2cm H|
|Return Policy||This item is NOT eligible for our 14 day change of mind return|