Chetwynd liquid compass, pattern no.22, with mica

Made:
1905-1912 in Glasgow
maker:
Kelvin and White
and
Unknown

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Chetwynd liquid compass, pattern no.22, with mica compass card and two Hammersley type expansion chambers sat on an annealed glass bowl of oil, by Kelvin and James White Ltd., Glasgow, Scottish, 1905-1912

Details

Category:
Navigation
Object Number:
1924-407
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, iron, mica, oil (unspecified), paint
type:
mariner's compass
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • magnetic compass
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
credit:
Lord Commissioners of the Admiralty
status:
Permanent collection

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