GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.
Scarce Korean War era USAF Type L - 1 Survival Wrist Compass
ARTIFACT: This is a Scarce Korean War era United State Air Force Type L - 1 Survival Wrist Compass.
VINTAGE: Circa Korean War - mid 50s.
SIZE: Approximately Belt: 8-7/8" in length x 1/2" in width. Compass: 1-3/4" in diameter.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Nylon, cotton/Polyester thread celluloid, metal, magnet.
ATTACHMENT: Belt clip.
MARKINGS: "COMPASS. WRIST NON LIQUID TYPE L-1 SPEC. NO 21051-A US. GAUGE DIV. AM&M"
ITEM NOTES: This is from a USAAF/USN collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ZEJP20 LAAEX12/03/20
CONDITION: 7+(Very Fine+ ): The compass shows minor to moderate and has light abrasion on the celluloid case, overall very fine condition.