Compass with painted Chinese characters on both sides

Made:
1800-1930 in China
maker:
Unknown

Wooden compass with painted Chinese characters on both sides, Chinese, 1800-1930

Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A102351
Materials:
complete, glass, metal, wood
type:
compass (direction indicator)
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
credit:
Glendining
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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