Brass Yacht Compass – Lilley & Son, London, 19th century
Beautiful compass in a brass binnacle. Made by John Lilley, London between 1835 and 1875.
The inside of the binnacle is painted white with a upright lubber’s pin.
Date: 1835 – 1875
HD binnacle: 34×20,5 cm (13 3/8x 8 1/8”)
Signed: JOHN LILLEY & SON Ltd LONDON & N – SHIELDS