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Pocket Compass

Pocket Compass

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Description
This pocket compass probably dates from the early years of the twentieth century. The silvered dial has eight points and the words "MADE IN FRANCE." The mahogany case is square, with a hinged lid.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Pocket Compass
place made
France
Associated Place
France
Measurements
overall: 3/4 in x 3 in x 3 1/8 in; 1.905 cm x 7.62 cm x 7.9375 cm
ID Number
PH.335527
catalog number
335527
accession number
321714
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National Museum of American History
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