Whether you are sending this as an executive gift, anniversary gift, military gift, corporate gift, nautical gift or navy gift it will certainly be cherished by your gift recipient. The solid wood outside case boasts a beautiful medium walnut finish and a brass engravable plate. The compass is a real working compass and has a very stylish look and feel.Great for their desk at the office or at home. Free engraving compliments this very special gift. This gift is very well made and substantial in its overall design. It is sure to satisfy even the most discriminating of tastes.