Great Ca. 1900 Pocket Compass for Leominster (Massachusetts) Hardware Co. Sporting Goods Store
ARTIFACT: This is a great circa 1900 pocket compass advertising Leominster Hardware Company of Leominster, Massachusetts. The store advertised having "Everything is Sporting Goods: Guns Ammunition Fishing Tackle Base Ball and Football Supplies". The compass was made in Germany.
VINTAGE: Circa 1900.
SIZE: Approximately 1-3/4"e; in diameter and 1/2" in thickness.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Plated brass, glass.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a store advertising collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay SHOP RAJL13 LHEX9/13 SLFJX6/16
CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The compass has some wear along the edges especially but overall is in very fine condition.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.