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Drafting Compass

Object Name: Compass
Date: circa 1910
5 1/2" L.
Medium: Metal
Catalog number: 83.8.1
DescriptionA. Silver-colored metal with decorative finish. 2 painted branches or legs joined at the top by a pivot.

B. Metal point with reversable pen point.

C. Removable holder for lead.

D. Screw adjustment on end of compass.
ProvenanceDiscovered in a box from ASU. It may have been the property of Margaret G. Hood, who taught Geography at Tempe Normal School about 1899.

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