Object Title

Magnetic Pointer

Magnetic Pointer

Object Number



Purchased 20th September 2013. The seller purchased it from Harrogate Antique Fair, 1988.

Physical Description

In wooden box with '61' carved into the lid. Lid has 8 screws in top. Pointer inside has a '0' and '0' either end. Missing its glass window. Pointer is balanced on the centre point, but is not stable. Wood and leather.


Dimensions: Length: 165 mm (6.5 in.), width: 39 mm (1.5 in.), depth: 25 mm (1 in.) Weight: 0.27 kg (0.6 lb)

Inscriptions and Marks

On lid: '61', 'WD' and arrow stamped