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Compass in Wood Box

1982.258AB (RS244312)

Description

Compass contained in small round wood box. Decorative lathe lines on the box cover and the sides of the box. Thirthy-two point compass rose in red, yellow, green and black with magnetic needle under glass.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original To Cooper-Frost-Austin House (Cambridge, Mass.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Surveying & Navigational T&E; Navigational Equipment
Descriptive terms
Compass
compasses (direction indicators)
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1982.258AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Clarke Bowser
GUSN
50232

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