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Object description

  • Danish artist
  • Telltale compass, about 1760
  • Wood, gilt, paint, brass
  • Denmark
  • H: 6 1/2 in, W: 8 in, D: 7 1/4 in (H: 16.5 cm, W: 20.3 cm, D: 18.4 cm)
  • Gift of Capt. E. B. Trumbull, 1905
  • M25

DESCRIPTION

Telltale compass, black wooden disk with raised, gilt floral design.