Kelvin & Hughes Ship's Binnacle--SOLD
WWII vintage ship's binnacle with Kelvin & Hughes brass maker's plaque fixed to the front. Large Sestral 8 inch diameter compass on gimballed ring fixed in the housing. Round, wood pedestal with mounted brass compensating sphere brackets and painted iron balls. Brass binnacle hood with large viewing port and lamp attachment feature. Lamp inside has burner; door has small dent. A single handle is located on the side and single burner on the opposite side. Retains an old finish and some wear to the pedestal base. Stands inches tall. A wonderful, authentic ship's instrument.