The Boreal Arrow
Code BA13020716: Antique CARY LONDON Hunter Compass, c. 1900
This is a nice hunter compass made by CARY in the early 1900. The compass has a sturdy brass case, in excellent condition, with its original nice patina. It is a "snap cover case" (no spring). The case is much thicker compared to a spring loaded case. The compass has a dry card in excellent condition and signed CARY LONDON. The beveled glass crystal is in excellent condition. No chips or scratches. It has a red cross underneath. It is in full working order and finds North easily. Has also a transit lock activated when the lid is closed. This is a nice and quality small compass measuring approximately 45 mm in diameter not including the ring.