FOR SALE ☞ WW2 Canadian Navy Ships Compass / Working
DESCRIPTION ☞ This is a fully functioning, second world war Canadian Navy ships compass or binnacle. While we are unsure of the exact type or style of ship the compass was on, it does have serial numbers as well as the Canadian military mark of a " C " with broad arrow in white on the bottom of the compass. When the item came to us, it was rumored to have been on a Corvette Class style of Canadian Warship.
DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT ☞ Approx H: 4.5 inch / W : 7 inch across
CONDITION ☞ This compass is in excellent condition. The compass moves and points freely and is accurate. The top of the compass is also free and moving and twists with ease to move the lines. The glass shows signs of slight use, but considering its age and application, it is in remarkable condition. The black paint is in fantastic shape. On the bottom of the compass, the Canadian Broad Arrow with a "C" is present as well as the numbers in brackets, 94 written in white. Please see photos. Color may differ slightly in real life from how it appears on your screen due to varying monitor settings.
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