The Boreal Arrow
Code BA12102580: WWII Longines-Wittnauer Vintage Compass
This is a beautiful WWII Longines-Wittnauer antique compass made by the LONGNES-WITTNAUER WATCH CO., INC. in full working order. The case is nickel, open-face and in excellent condition without dings or dents (see pictures). When the button is pushed the lid opens to a right angle. The face is stamped Wittnauer. The dial is in excellent condition without any damage. The glass crystal is in excellent condition without any scratches or chips. The compass comes with its original box and cloth pouch both in excellent condition. The box is marked COMPASS ASSEMBLY, POCKET TYPE, AIR FORCES, Order No. 42-8744P, Mfr's Assy Dwg 1941, LONGINES-WITTNAUER WATCH CO., INC. It was found with a small envelop including photos of its owner: S/Sgt ROSS. This is a nice compass that would make a great gift.