Large drawing compass - Wood - 19th century

Description
Large drawing compass - Wood - 19th century
Italy

A great collector's piece. An ancient compass from the mid-19th century. It is in excellent condition, complete in all its moving and fixed parts. Perfectly functional.
Dimensions 50 cm
Made of wood and brass.
One leg has a pointy end. At the end of the other leg, you can put chalk, a coloured pencil head, etc. It is currently equipped with a blue vintage pencil head.
Proper packaging and international tracked shipping

Lot details
Object
Large drawing compass
Material
Wood
Estimated Period
19th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions
50×0×0 cm
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