The gimbaled brass compass is mounted into a hardwood box with a glass top and measures 4” in diameter. The compass is fully gimbaled with a solid brass gimbal set. The corners of the box are reinforced with lighter hardwood splines. This collectible has an antique look that will go well with any type of home or office decor. This compass also make a wonderful nautical gift so why not send one to a friend today and put a smile on their face.