#0568 Vintage Maritime Nautical US Navy Ship's E Copper/Brass WWII Life Boat & Small Craft "Ritchie" No. 5 Compass Binnacle, Complete With Protective Dome

(Above: Showing vintage card with corrections made during the compass's active use in the U S Navy)

#0568 Vintage Maritime Nautical US Navy Ship's E Copper/Brass WWII Life Boat & Small Craft "Ritchie" No. 5 Compass Binnacle, Complete With Protective Dome

#0568 Vintage Maritime Nautical US Navy Ship's E Copper/Brass WWII Life Boat & Small Craft "Ritchie" No. 5 Compass Binnacle, Complete With Protective Dome

#0568 Vintage Maritime Nautical US Navy Ship's E Copper/Brass WWII Life Boat & Small Craft "Ritchie" No. 5 Compass Binnacle, Complete With Protective Dome

#0568 Vintage Maritime Nautical US Navy Ship's E Copper/Brass WWII Life Boat & Small Craft "Ritchie" No. 5 Compass Binnacle, Complete With Protective Dome

(Above: Great condition compass card, no bubbles in the fluid!)

#0568 Vintage Maritime Nautical US Navy Ship's E Copper/Brass WWII Life Boat & Small Craft "Ritchie" No. 5 Compass Binnacle, Complete With Protective Dome

#0568 Vintage Maritime Nautical US Navy Ship's E Copper/Brass WWII Life Boat & Small Craft "Ritchie" No. 5 Compass Binnacle, Complete With Protective Dome

(Above: Brass door bottom of unit allows the compass adjuster to calibrate and find a true North reading)

#0568 Vintage Maritime Nautical US Navy Ship's E Copper/Brass WWII Life Boat & Small Craft "Ritchie" No. 5 Compass Binnacle, Complete With Protective Dome

(Above: Here showing  the calibration device)

#0568 Vintage Maritime Nautical US Navy Ship's E Copper/Brass WWII Life Boat & Small Craft "Ritchie" No. 5 Compass Binnacle, Complete With Protective Dome

(Above: The Port (Red)  Iron sphere, adjustment door slightly ajar)

#0568 Vintage Maritime Nautical US Navy Ship's E Copper/Brass WWII Life Boat & Small Craft "Ritchie" No. 5 Compass Binnacle, Complete With Protective Dome