A small Victorian pocket barometer, circa 1889, in gilded brass having a cream metal dial and a compass to the reverse, and inscribed Dr J F Ruddall 24.23.89; encased in an emerald silk and velvet lined leather box. Height 3 cm. Diameter 6 cm
Three pocket compasses including a gilt metal encased pocket compass with a white enamel dial by W Harris & Son 50 Holborn London, a brass encased pocket compass with a brass cover and a wood encased pocket compass
A brass pocket equinoctial sundial, German, 18th century, of octagonal form, with engraved brass plate, inset with compass, hinged hour ring, pin gnomon and adjustable latitude arc, the reverse engraved with European cities and their corresponding latitude
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