The Boreal Arrow 

Code BA140608544: Large Compass by Negretti & Zambra, London c. 1900

This is a nice and rare full hunter compass made by the famous Negretti & Zambra firm in London around 1900. The case is nickelled brass and has the form of slim pocket watch case. It is in excellent condition without dings or dents. Has gained a nice patina over the years. Inside the front lid it is engraved Negretti & Zambra, London. It has a strong hinge and the lid springs open when the crown is pushed. The compass has a quality bar needle with jeweled brass cap and points North precisely and easily. The dial is in excellent condition and is marked MADE IN ENGLAND. It measures 50mm (excluding pendant, crown and bow) in diameter and has only 10mm thickness.

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