A Community Devoted to the Preservation and Practice of Celestial Navigation and Other Methods of Traditional Wayfinding
From: Frank DeWald
Date: 2020 Jul 17, 10:25 -0700
My Plath is serial 10224 from Oct 24 1955. The back of my handle is identical to your photo. I have also been curious about this too. It looks incomplete.
My box has a spring clip over which the hollow center of the handle fits. If you have learned anything, kindly let me know.