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A Chinese wooden lidded compass with scrimshaw bone inlay

Stock Number: e4952
A Chinese wooden lidded compass with scrimshaw bone inlay
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Description

A Chinese wooden lidded compass with scrimshaw bone inlay. The lid with the twelve Chinese Zodiac figures and a central boss of a fisherman. The inside with a central compass surrounded by panels of bone with characters and figures. Signed on the base.

Origin:

Circa 20th Century A.D., China

Dimensions:

Height: 3 cm / Diameter: 14.5 cm

Condition:

Minor surface scratches in good condition.