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Code BA19082601: WWI Vintage Aurapole c. 1915 Compass

This is an Aurapole compass made by Taylor around 1915. It has jeweled bearing. Marked AURAPOLE, Short & Mason, Taylor-Rochester, NY, PAT. APR. 1915 on dial, which is in excellent condition. Case is nickel and in excellent condition without dings or dents. When the button is pressed the lid springs open to a right angle. The hinge is strong and transit lock is functional. In perfect working order and finds magnetic North easily. Size 4.5cm diameter.