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Brand: Vintage World
Product Name: Compass – Dollond Copper Dial
Model #: CN 105
Pack Contents: Compass, Leather Case
Colour: Copper and Antique Brass
Materials: Brass & Combination of metals, Stone Jewelled Needle
Key Attributes: Hand Made, Functional, High Grade Magnets, Leather case Soft black Felt Inner, button flap to close, Inner Engraving: Compass Dial Lock Mechanism, Dollond London Rear stamp: “Inner time is limitless from past lives can not longer remember only feel time flows around me a continuum moves and swirls engulfing me and moves majestically beyond my inner sight or imagination this time is immense a celestial sphere yet it does not forget me, it does not neglect me, it embraces me, i am a part of its verity, its part of mine, my life flows, it flows”
Uses: Home Decor, Gift, Souvenir, Collectable, History, Art and Craft.
Compass Diameter: 55 mm
Box Width: 75 mm
Box Depth: 80 mm
Box Height: 40 mm
Product Weight: 170 gm
Shipped From: Melbourne
Shipping Provider: Australia Post & All Major Courier services.
Additional Delivery Information: Estimate Delivery 2 – 5 Business Days
Returns: Easy Return & Exchange
Insurance: Recommended At Extra Cost, Please Ask For Details
Further Information: Visit our Facebook page, Vintage Nautical Australia.
Disclaimer: All of our items are handmade (HANDCRAFTED) by master artisans who employ techniques (TOOLS) and traditions that are often centuries old. Some natural blemishes or imperfections are to be expected. These are not product flaws. Instead, they are precisely what make these pieces so extraordinary and beautiful.
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Dollond London est. 1750, optical instrument specialists gained profound popularity after being appointed optician to the King. Advancements in optic research was rewarded with the Copley Medal in 1758. This vintage reproduction hand made 55 mm DIA compass is fully functional with top grade magnets. The glass face is easy to read, inner face considers period correct fonts and stone jeweled needle pointing out cardinal directions. Characteristic of the captains and their shipmates that would rely on these tools while sailing the high seas!
Find your own “True North” with one of Vintage World’s authentic, reproduction, antique-style, compasses. Each of our beautiful display pieces are powerful reminders that our history is the bridge that connects our future destinations with the points from where our journeys begin. Just like Captain James Cook, the famous, 18th century English explorer would have had his eye firmly trained on the North point of his old compass, the home he would ultimately return to, as he sailed south to explore the Pacific on the HM Bark Endeavor.
A Vintage World, nautical themed, Compass is a great gift idea for travelers (of all sorts). It is also a popular gift for corporate send-offs or retirements (the compass obviously being a lasting symbol of being guided into the great unknown). All of our beautifully hand-crafted, reproduction antique-styled and vintage-finished compasses come carefully presented in their own wooden box or embossed leather pouch. Each one is imminently collectible and shines with a polished brass alloy finish, making the perfect decorative centrepiece & slice of history to finish off any room in your house or office space, or just as a great addition to your collection of quality antique items.
Uncommon, Unique and Priceless gift for Father’s Day, Mother’s Day and Christmas.
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