Antiqued Brass Replica Transit Compass with Wood Box
Kelvin & Hughes (London 1917) antique brass Brunton compass replica. Comes with wood box. 4" x 4".
The compass is functional but is designed for gift and decor use.
The pocket transit is a relatively simple instrument which provides horizontal and vertical readings; it has adjustable sights and also can function as a plumb bob. The pocket transit is commonly used in geologic mapping, surveying and claim staking for measurement of the altitudes and structural features.