ANTIQUE LORD KELVIN COMPASS CARD IN ORIGINAL BOX

  • ANTIQUE LORD KELVIN COMPASS CARD IN ORIGINAL BOX
  • ANTIQUE LORD KELVIN COMPASS CARD IN ORIGINAL BOX
  • ANTIQUE LORD KELVIN COMPASS CARD IN ORIGINAL BOX

ANTIQUE
LORD KELVIN'S PATENT
8 MAGNET COMPASS CARD
circa 1880


Made in England
for
Edwin Bowers & Sons
Sydney, Australia


In original box - museum condition
original earlier model with 8 magnets - by the 1880s the cards were produced with 12 magnets - then the card started to be produced by Kelvin White Ltd. This is an original from the earliest days of manufacture, bearing the "Lord Kelvin" name

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Diameter of card: 25.5cm

Versions

ANTIQUE LORD KELVIN COMPASS CARD IN ORIGINAL BOX

P349
£95.00