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British WWI Brass Field Compass and Leather Case, 1917, Identified

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Price:  $150.00
 
Item #43317

Original era manufacture. Heavy, machined brass case, with a magnetized steel disc, still points North, although a little weak after 100 years. No issues beyond normal age and wear.

Very sound brown leather case with shoulder strap, with an inked inscription on one side; "Lieut. F.D. Hoyle, C. Coy, Sherwood Foresters. A small piece of paper inside describes a heroic act by the Lieutenant at Regniecourt, 17th October, 1918.  

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