The Boreal Arrow
Code BA21050403: WWI Vintage Magnapole Taylor Compass, c. 1915
|This is a beautiful and rare WWI Magnapole antique compass in full working order with transit lock when crown is screwed. The case is nickel, open-face and in excellent condition. No dings or dents. The enamel dial is stamped MAGNAPOLE, REG. US PAT. OFFICE, Short & Mason, Taylor-Rochester, NY. Later versions are usually made of metal. The needle is jewelled and in excellent condition. The glass crystal is in excellent condition without any scratches or chips. This is a nice compass that would make a great gift. Measures 43mm in diameter.