Late nineteenth century green card prismatic dry compass.
Similar compasses were made by J. Hicks and Elliot Bros London, this one is not marked.
In excellent condition with no damage or repair, nice glossy dark finished brass case with only insignificant scratches.
Clean, bright dial, all in good working order.
Diameter 2,5/8″ or 72mm
Weight with case 261 grams
Guaranteed old and original.
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As a fine art sculpture graduate I have applied my appreciation and understanding of form and function to my lifelong professional career in the antiques trade. Over forty years dealing in what I considered worthy, within the fields of decorative arts and sciences, I have always purchased over a wide spectrum and look forward to offering an exciting variety of stimulating pieces.