Wooden Case, Compass, Morel

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Manufacturer

Credit Line

Transferred from the Department of Commerce

Materials

  • Wood
  • Steel
  • Copper Alloy
  • Coating
  • Paper
  • Glass
  • Synthetic
  • Aluminum
  • Organic

Dimensions

  • 3-D (Wooden Box): 23.8 × 20 × 24.1cm (9 3/8 × 7 7/8 × 9 1/2 in.)
  • 3-D (Removeable Storage Crate): 17.8 × 17.8 × 6cm (7 × 7 × 2 3/8 in.)
  • 3-D (Manual): 21.6 × 14cm (8 1/2 × 5 1/2 in.)

Country of Origin

France

Physical Description

Large wooden case with varnished finish, interior wooden crate, metal handle on top, and felt lined-interior. The smaller, interior wooden crate is removable and container smaller boxes of miscellaneous tools and hardware, magnets, mount and paper manual.

Type

INSTRUMENTS-Navigational

Inventory Number

A19570187001