Mid 19th century boxed compass by Nickerson & Baxter of Boston. Compass shows use on ship due to burn marks on dry compass card for illumination, fastened into old timber box painted brown, with no lid. Mounted by gimbal.
Dimensions: 7" diameter of compass, 10" W x 10" L x 7" H (box)
Ross of London brass telescope on tripod. Barrel is 63" long, fully extended, tripod is 32" high.
Salesman showroom sample, single draw telescope from the 19th century. Focal tube is engraved C.A. Canti., 30 High Holborn, London" as well as in the engraved price, "4 Pounds, 4...
Early 20th century skylight binnacle by John E. Hand & Sons of Philadelphia. Six glass panel, cathedral brass top. Gimbel compass is stamped Hand of Philadelphia, brass bezel is engraved...
Late, 19th century ship's binnacle compass by Negus of New York. Turned, varnished mahogany stand with brass hood stamped "Negus New York". Hood has side burners to illuminate compass inside....