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Description
Black, metal, plastic compass. The body is cylindrical, 95 mm in diameter and 55 mm high. The top is glass and visible through it is a circular disc with a scale of numbers and N, S, E, W on it, surrounded by water. The main part is then attached to another cylinder 35 mm in diameter and 100 mm in length. A wooden base has been erected for display, made up of 2 wooden discs with a hole in the centre.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Processed Material/Glass
Inorganic/Water
Signature/Marks and Type
TYPE 06A / No.43899 D / 6A/1248 Etched
Accession No
2004.681
Credit Line
Compass [Instrument], 2004.681. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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