Antique W&J George Brass & Bakelite Magnetometer/Compass - Scientific Instrument. This is an Antique W&J George Brass & Bakelite Magnetometer/Compass - Scientific Instrument. This is in excellent condition. The instrument is made from brass and has a Bakelite and wooden plinth stand.
The piece has acquired a patina through time. There is a plaque at the front, on the wooden plinth. It reads: W&J GEORGE LTD, SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENT MAKERS. The magnetometer sits at the centre of the piece.
It has a mirrored backing with a silvered chapter ring. The markings on the piece are black and are clear to read. The mirror backing has acquired a crack, but it is still intact. The magnetometer has a a brass framed, glass casing, which is intact and in good condition.The brass casing on the magnetometer has split in areas, but still feels strong and sturdy. It can be removed from the framing if required. There are four dials at the back of the piece, which are intact. The plinth base stands on three brass feet, all of which are adjustable. This would make a stunning display piece or collectable item. If you have any questions please let me know. Please take some time to look at some of our other items. The item "Antique W&J George Brass & Bakelite Magnetometer/Compass Scientific Instrument" is in sale since Tuesday, February 18, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Science/Medicine\Scientific Instruments". The seller is "ninexartandantiques" and is located in Sutton-in-Ashfield. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bolivia, Brunei darussalam, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Liechtenstein, Macao, Monaco, Martinique, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Chile, Bahamas, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, El salvador, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Viet nam, France, Antigua and barbuda, Bermuda, Barbados, Cayman islands, Jordan, Saint lucia, Sri lanka, Maldives, Oman, Reunion, South africa, Ukraine, Colombia, Montserrat.