COMPASS J H STEWARD
Optician James Henry Steward founded his business that produced a large range of military equipment. Well known for precision and through work that attracted the British & Foreign Governments, the National Rifle Associations of England, India, Canada & the Colonies and the National Artillery Association. This vintage reproduction, hand made large 70 mm DIA compass is fully functional with top grade magnets. The glass face is easy to read, inner face considers period correct fonts and stone jeweled needle pointing out cardinal directions. Characteristic of the captains and their shipmates that would rely on these tools while sailing the high seas!