19th century brass marine compass

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The story

The 19th century was a time of great innovation and advancement in the field of navigation, particularly when it came to marine compasses. Brass marine compasses were highly sought after during this time period due to their durability and accuracy.

These compasses were typically made of solid brass, a material known for its resistance to corrosion and wear. The intricate engravings and designs on the compasses added a touch of elegance and sophistication to the instrument.

One of the key features of these brass marine compasses was their ability to withstand the harsh conditions of the open sea. They were designed to be reliable and accurate, providing sailors with a sense of security and confidence in their navigation.

The 19th century brass marine compasses were not only functional tools for navigation, but also symbols of the maritime heritage and tradition. They were often passed down through generations of sailors, serving as a reminder of the seafaring adventures of the past.

Today, these antique brass marine compasses are highly sought after by collectors and enthusiasts who appreciate the craftsmanship and history behind these timeless instruments. They serve as a reminder of a bygone era when navigation relied on the skill and precision of the sailor and the trusty brass marine compass.


Stories do not necessarily correspond to reality. They are only given to illustrate a possible context of origin.

Weight  3.94 lbs
Dimensions  8.66 × 8.66  × 2.75 in (L x W x H)
MATERIAL

Brass

PERIOD

19 th century

CONDITION

Good condition. Wear consistent with age and use.


SKU: MS28-020

19th century brass marine compass

19th century brass marine compass

Regular price €656,95
Sale price €656,95 Regular price
Unit price