Solar Compass - Hemispherium Reproduction Antique Scientific Instrument
Antique science with the solar compass.
A most antiquated scientific instrument.
The solar compass is both a nautical compass and a sun dial, and was used in the 16th century in the development of navigation and cartography.
This is a high quality brass replica of the original model as used by the Vikings and Columbus.
Constructed to the highest quality, a working piece of scientific history.
Made from intricate scientifically accurate parts to help with your navigation.
A classic compass with sun dial compartments.
Comes in presentation box.
Also includes instruction and history manual.
Dimensions approximately Ø 8.5 cm X 4.5 cm (Ø 3 1/4" X 1 3/4").