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Code BA24012301: WWII Longines-Wittnauer Vintage Compass in Box
|This is a beautiful WWII Longines-Wittnauer antique compass made by the LONGINES-WITTNAUER WATCH CO for the Air Forces. It is in full working order and finds North without any problem. The case is nickel in excellent condition without dings or dents. It is marked U.S. on the front lid and MFR'S PART NO, K 1626-2.When the button is pushed the lid springs open to a right angle. The transit lock is activated when the lid is closed to protect the pivot and jewelled bearing when the compass is not in use. The face is stamped Wittnauer and still in excellent condition without any damage. The glass crystal is in excellent condition without any scratches or chips. The compass comes with its original box, which is still in excellent condition. The box is marked:
Part No. K 1626-2
Order No. 43-6803-AF
LONGINES-WITTNAUER WATCH CO., INC..
The compass measures approximately 4.5cm in diameter.
Price: US $175 (Lay-by Plan Available)