- Pocket watch style navigation device measures 1.75 inches in diameter
- Lid is engraved with the imprint of a coin celebrating Queen Elizabeth's coronation
- Instructions engraved on the back for ease of useMaterial : Brass compass with glass top leather case
- Leather storage pouch includedProduct Weight: 115 grams ,Made in India
- Made out of brass that has been antiqued for an aged look
When Queen Elizabeth II had her coronation in 1953, England rejoiced and issued commemorative coins in honor of the occasion. The designs of those coins went on to inspire compass and watch makers to produces pieces with their markings as mementos of the important event. Now, one of the original designs from the day has inspired a modern piece that can be given as a gift or enjoyed in your own home--the ShalinIndia Brass Pocket watch Style Sundial and Compass.
The ShalinIndia Brass Pocket watch Style Sundial and Compass features the image of a 1953 Elizabeth II coronation coin on its case. Like a pocket watch, the compass has a fob on the top that allows it to be attached to a chain. Measuring 1.75 inches in size, the instrument is very easy to carry, but it is beautiful and can be used as a decoration in a home or office with equal ease.
Turn over the ShalinIndia Brass Pocket watch Style Sundial and Compass to find instructions for how to use this antique instrument and a chart of times from around the world. Open the case, and you'll find two antique instruments that can be really used. The first is a working sundial that lets you calculate the time using the position of the sun, and the second is a compass, precisely tuned to magnetic north for navigation.
With the ShalinIndia Brass Pocket watch Style Sundial and Compass , you'll receive a leather pouch for storage. Like the instrument, the pouch has been distressed for an authentic aged look.
Surprise someone special with this handsomely crafted, historic gift! Order the ShalinIndia Brass Pocket watch Style Sundial and Compass now.