Pelorus (or bearing plate), pattern 42, in wood box, used in submarines during the First World War, battery operated, unsigned, 1914-1933. Made specifically for the Admiralty.
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- brass (copper, zinc alloy), cotton (fibre), glass, mahogany (wood), paint and steel (metal)
- furnishing and equipment
- vehicle - transportation
- Admiralty Compass Observatory
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