The Boreal Arrow
Code BA13010516: French Compass & Clinometer in Wood Case for Henry Kahn - San Francisco-
This is a nice and rare wood cased pocket compass made in France around 1910. It is in excellent condition with shiny wood and without any damage. It has strong hinges, opens and closes as it should. It is engraved MADE IN FRANCE in the wood next to the dial. The dial has typically French design and is signed with retailer name HENRY KAHN & CO., SAN FRANCISCO. It is in perfect working order and finds magnetic North easily and precisely. Needle is locked when turning a brass knob. It has also a clinometer function (big brass hand). This compass measures 76mm x76mm x 25mm. This is an unusual and quality compass.