The brass compass is one of the many nautical decor items offered at mminauticalgift.com. Just like the other nautical decor products, the brass compass has a long history as a maritime tool. Even in this day and age the brass compass historically significant background remains relevant. Its dimensions are one and three quarter inches in length, two inches in width, and one inch in height. The total weight of this brass compass is a solid half a pound. This weight gives the brass compass an authentic feel that cannot be duplicated by cheap imitations. While appearing antique, the brass compass is a brand new piece that exudes quality and style. The antique finish of the brass compass allows for a fingerprint free shine time and time again. Custom engraving is also available on this product. Our brass compasses are not only of high quality, but are also available for lower than normal retail prices.