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Magnetic compass

Object Name: Compass
Date: c. 1899
1 5/8 inch diameter
Medium: Metal
Catalog number: 83.8.2
DescriptionGold colored case with ring for holding or hanging. Has a magnetic needle swinging on a pivot that points to north.
ProvenanceThe initials "E.M.L." are scratched on the back of the case. The donor said this was used at Tempe Normal School around 1899.

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