compass; ship's; or binnacle

Production date
Circa 1914
Ship's compass (binnacle) mounted in brass case. Stamped on the rim is "CARL BAMBERG No. 23967 M15 BERLIN-FRIEDENAU". Parts missing. It was taken from a German U boat scrapped at McClellands Shipyards after World War I.
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Production date
Circa 1914
Signature & date
stamping:rim:"CARL BAMBERG No. 23967 M15 BERLIN-FRIEDENAU"
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Restriction notes
Strongly presumed to contain asbestos when inspected in 2014 see asbestos register for objects for further information.
Item was consolidated and sampled 06 Nov 2014 by Kadec.
Samples taken from the item confirmed it was non asbestos. Samples report in asbestos files with copy in paper files.
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