British Army Verner's Pattern World War 1 Officer's Compass With Original Leather Case Antique Dated 1917

Ken Prior


This Verner's Pattern British Army Officers compass is from the First World War and is dated 1917, it also bears the British Army broad arrow marking and the number 85504 and date 1917 to the reverse.  It comes complete with the original leather case marked Wolfsky & Co London 1917.  In good antique condition with some wear and patina, see photos, the compass does not appear to be in working condition.

Dimensions of Case are:

Height 9.5 cm or 3.74 inches, Width 8 cm or 3.15 inches, Depth 3.3 cm or 1.3 inches.

Total Weight of Case & Compass: 201 grams or 129 penny weight