SEXTANTS, OCTANTS &
here for nautical
small vintage portable yacht or boat compass gimballed in a fine
mahogany case. The compass card is
just 2 inch diameter, has all the cardinal points and the 360
scale around the edge. “North” is indicated by the
trademark for Wilcox,
Crittenden & Co, Middletown, USA.
The underside of the compass bowl is embossed with “MADE IN
USA”. This liquid filled compass is in good working order
and makes a fine display.
filters, and other "breakables" available for Huson type
sextants circa WWII.