Pocket sextant used by Victorian explorers and surveyors. Semi-functional, it has all the pieces needed to shoot the sun. A sextant defined latitude. A clock longitude. Defining the angle of Sun and Stars with the horizon was a way to navigate and survey.
This is a nice-looking living room with smaller rug. Perhaps the key is to frame the rug with sofas / sofa and armchair combo / sofa and the window. And another trick is to fill up the room so the size doesn't look awkward.
rare century Gold sundial and compass ring, possibly German. The hinged oval bezel designed as a seal and engraved with a coat of arms, opening to reveal a sundial and compass, on a plain gold hoop, dimensions of bezel
Antique Table Clock with Hygrometer. More like a decoration, this antique table clock has two faces. One is the clock face, the other is a hygrometer - measures humidity. Made of Copper with enamel Measures: