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Ex Military Medium Landing Compass

Accession Number

028.2007.1

Object Name

Ex Military Medium Landing Compass

Created

23/11/2007

Creator

Maxine Willett

Accession Date

23/11/2007

Brief Description

Compass, metal, glass, rotating face suspended in liquid has white ground inscribed with black numerics depicting degrees, illustrated motif represents North, yellow spirit level on outer case rim, inscribed in white text "Medium Landing Compass, No 4584H, 6B/34, ↑", hinged foresight with hair line, fixed magnifying prism, brass screw used as filling plug, metal plaque "KH1/R/9/53", grey, white, black, yellow.

Materials

metal, glass

Dimensions

11 (w) x 11 (l) x 13.75 (d) (fully extended) cm

Number Of Objects

1

Inscription Description

Medium Landing Compass, No 4584H, 6B/34, ↑, KH1/R/9/53

Colour

grey, white, black, yellow

Object Production Place

UK

Object Production Date

1953

Acquisition Date

23/11/2007

Condition

Fair

Condition Check Date

23/11/2007

Normal Location

Bohuntin

Current Location

Bohuntin

Rules

Spectrum : UK Museum documentation standard, V.3.1 2007

Modified

28/04/2009

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