Antique 2nd World War Brass British Army Officer’s 1942 T. G Co. London Prismatic Marching Compass
Original Antique 2nd World War Brass Army Officer’s 1942 T. G Co. London Prismatic Compass in a Wooden Box or Original Cloth Pouch
SOLD & SENT TO K MILLER OF GAINESVILLE , FLORIDA, USA AT THE HAMPTON COURT ARTISAN FESTIVAL MAY 2022
The dial is made from mother of pearl, and has a film of radium to read the markings on the dial in the dark.
When looking through the prismatic viewfinder, two readings can be observed: 0-180°, and 180-360°.
Marks on the base of the compass
WW2 British Army Officer's
Prismatic Marching Compass MK III
Made by T.G.Co. Ltd. London
M.I.D Forces Ordnance Arrow
circa.1942 No: B 83059