A Georgian or early Victorian Brass box English pocket compass, with a press-fit lid, dating from c.1840-1860. With a paper compass card, finely made blued needle, and a brass pivot. The compass is in good working order and finds North well. The compass retains its original glass, which has a slight chip at the edge at NNW.
In good, original condition, and full working order. The compass finds North very well. With general signs of age, and some marks to the case. The lid is a very good fit. The glass is in good condition, with some wear to the edge at NNW.