Compass

Compass

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Description
The "MADE BY SILVA STOCKHOLM 60 SWEDEN" inscription on this orienteering compass refers to a firm that has been in business since 1932. Another inscription reads “TYPE 15 T THE RANGER."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
compass
maker
Silva Sweden AB
Measurements
overall: 4 5/8 in x 3 5/16 in x 1 3/8 in; 11.7475 cm x 8.41375 cm x 3.4925 cm
overall: 4 3/4 in x 3 1/4 in x 2 in; 12.065 cm x 8.255 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
1986.0499.18
accession number
1986.0499
catalog number
1986.0499.18
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Data Source
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