Nautical instruments

Dry card whaling compass – early 1800

Dry card compass in a linden bowl with lid. With a brass top the rose can move freely on a peg. The inside of the binnacle is painted dirty white with lubber line.


Catalogue: NM.5-30
Date: 1800 – 1830
HW bowl: 10 x 13 cm
D rose: 10 cm
Signed: not signed
Origin: England
Condition: good

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