The WWII compass measures 2.25" x 0.75" and is made of bronze. This item is symbolic, fun, educational, functional, decorative and appeals to both the corporate and private.
The compass opened the world to exploration and discovery. Invented in China thousands of years ago, it was primarily used by feng-shui priests, hired to advise on how and where to build. Today the compass still is a basic tool, a magnetized needle rotating on a vertical pin, pointing at the Earths magnetic North. 16th century sailors accustomed to following coastlines, could suddenly cross oceans. Sailors now devised a compass course, while still using their age-old knowledge of steering by fixed stars, ocean currents and prevailing winds to establish position.
Product Type: Compass
Material: Brass & Glass
Dimensions: 2.25"dia x .75"h
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