Wehrmacht/ Map/Dispatch Case March Compass “PASTO”, Private Purchase



Private purchase March Compass for the WH (Feldmarsch Umfang für Meldekartentasche), usually carried on the map/dispatch Case. Made of molded bakelite and black aluminum with a lid, it has a mirror that closes with a hinge, when opened we can see the front of the compass in perfect condition with the numbers in white. The outer rim of the compass has a grooved vertical Bakelite line to allow directional orientation. On one side of the base is a centimeter ruler printed in white. The exterior has the intact closing clip in a small box. The compass still works and appears to be accurate. The lower part of the bakelite base has a well-defined “PASTO” manufacturer’s workmanship.