An interesting French brass cased pocket compass, signed on the compass card and on the inside of the lid:
‘MALHERBE Langlois ,
successeur de J. B. Langlois,
Faiseur de Compas,
fur le Port á DIEPPE’.
The compass is sumounted by a brass pivot and is marked with sixteen points coloured in bright yellow, red and blue. The signature in yellow coloured border. Brass case with glass and red border. Inside the lid engraving.
The compass is in very good condition.
France, circa 1800.