Wooden Nautical Compass

H41

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The firsts written references about the use of the navigation needle by Mediterranean navigants date to 12th century, but probably they were being used from earlier times.

This model has Compass Rose in the upper part and an external ring divided in 32 parts, corresponding with the wind´s names or the 32 rhumbs (each equivalent to 11.25º).

Measure:

Height: 34mm / Diameter: 63mm
Height: 1.29 inches / Diameter: 1.37 inches

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