This is a lightweight directional compass for survival and backup. It has the N. S. E. W. directions on the dial inside the compass case. There is a floating compass inside which shows the directions. The N. is replaced by a green luminous arrow with green luminous dots at W. E. and S. . There is a brass loop at one end for hanging onto a chain.
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic/Bakelite
Processed Material/Glass
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Brass
Signature/Marks and Type
Engineer Directional Compass 12BX Embossed
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Credit Line
Compass [Directional Compass], 2005.84.13. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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