This beautiful nautical piece would be one similar to one used on Her Majesty’s Ship, the Mary Rose. (1511-1545) Made of sturdy brass, it has a large copper plated compass on the top, with a slide-out 2x magnifier on the bottom. Comes with a full leather carrying case embossed on the top and bottom with sturdy snap.
For over 70 years Windlass has been a trusted name in historically accurate replicas from the past including arms and armor. An ISO-9001:2015 certified company, they are a trusted source throughout the world.
Windlass Nautical celebrates our nautical past by recreating historically significant sea going instruments in wonderful detail. We are able to capture the age-old spirit of seafaring through highly skilled artisans who still make high quality items by hand for our discerning customers that goes against a modern world of mass production.
Accurate replicas of timers, compasses, magnifiers, lights and desk sets are superbly crafted paying homage to the sea in a way that anyone can appreciate.