The Boreal Arrow 

Code BA140712589: C. 1870 Wooden Swiss Sundial and Compass

This is a nice and rare sundial compass in a wood case made in Swiss around 1870. The wood case is in excellent condition with no damage. The compass is covered with high domed glass crystal in excellent condition without chips or scratches. The rotating dial has nice features and allows reading the solar time. The floating dial is old and presents signs of aging but it is still in nice condition. It is marked with the following: H.+R. Küffer-Bernhard, Wädenswil- Schweiz 47° 30', nordl. Breite 8° 33' geogr. Länge * MEZ. The compass points North without any problem. The maximum diameter of the wood case is 66mm. Its height is 29mm.

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