Great!!! Armillary Book Ends
The Hampton Nautical Armillary Bookends are a great addition to any bookcase or shelf.
This is a set of two bookends. These sturdy bookends are made of Shisham woodwith a smooth polished finish.
Each wood bookend features a half armillary sphere with a ship wheel shaped bottom that is secured to the bookend.
Each bookend also features a functional compass and a solid brass pen holder.
The corners feature L-shaped brass fittings and rounded corners in the front. The bottom has a thin, green felt base.
Elegantly crafted, and featuring three of the most prominent nautical symbols throughout history, these armillary sphere bookends were crafted by our marine compass manufacturers with a true love of the sea. Has an antique compass on each side and you can position these bookends on a desk in your office, or on a book shelf . The antique compass represents the history of navigation, a tool that aided in the expansion of European powers and the discovery of the new world during the Age of Discovery. The ship’s wheel is a symbol for safe passage and strength, a talisman for sailors to always find their way home.