Compass in mahogany case

An early compass in mahogany case with printed paper dial and figured pewter retaining ring.  The compass is covered in old manufactured glass with small bubbles and streaks that are not apparent in the photo, but which add a rich character to the piece.  The mahogany case is 2" square with brass hinges and brass clasp.  Probably early 19th century, the compass is in excellent condition.

Item 7064....................sold

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