The Boreal Arrow
Code BA140530558: Cruchon and Emons London Engraved Compass, 1916
|This is a WW1 Verners pattern MKVII military marching compass with leather case. The compass is dated 1916. Made by Cruchon & Emons, London. It has also the military arrow. Has the traditional mother of pearl dial, for low light reading with the orange direction arrow intact. The brass lid has a strong hinge. Has brass knob on the side for transit locking of dial. The compass has also a prism for precise angles calculation (for target engagement). The compass and leather case are in excellent condition. This is a fine example by a quality maker. The compass measures 5.4cm in diameter.