Hand compass encased in a tin case. Compass has blue/silver needles. Compass glass is cracked across middle. Compass has (3/4 whole) metal ring w/roman numerals on it. Ring is attached by black hinge and lifts up. Outside rim has city names/degrees etched in black. Counterclockwise from bttm/R: San Francisco 38ø Santa Feø Cincinnati 39ø Saint Louis 39ø New York 41ø Philadelphia 40ø. Tin case is plain and silver-colored plate is wearing off. Opens w/side hinge. Metal loops are attached to top.