Authentic Mid 20th Century Ship's Binnacle with E. Esdaile & Sons Sydney N.S.W. Compass
The compass is original but has a little air bubble, complete with oil burner. The glass plate of the brass hood is new.
The protective cover for the glass is loose.
Nice and solid wooden standard with nice brass decoration. It is possible to make a light under the compass.
Size; in total 24" tall and 17" wide. The compass is 6" wide.
Total weight; 16 Lbs.
This binnacle follows the classical design of some one hundred years ago. The port and starboard soft iron hollow balls and Flinders bar for canceling out magnetic errors resulting from the steel in the vessel, and provision for illuminating the compass rose.
Related to the weight are the shipping costs $68,00
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