Details


Maker and Role
HELIX, Manufacturer
Description
Brass compass with the steel axis pin and steel needle point on one arm of the compass. The other arm has a round sleeve fitting with a screw thread and locking nut. The instrument is designed to include a marking pencil to form the second arm of the compass. Etched into the rim of the locking nut, are the words: MADE IN ENGLAND HELIX
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Brass
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Steel
Signature/Marks and Type
MADE IN ENGLAND HELIX Etched
Accession No
2004.104
Credit Line
HELIX. Compass, 2004.104. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
Maker
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