Melville Quote Compass Pendant


The Melville Quote Compass, “It is not down in any map, true places never are” is inspired by the novel Moby Dick. The compass invites you to discover true places and experiences. Handcrafted in lead-free pewter, the compass pendant (1″ diameter) comes suspended on a 24″ ball chain.

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“It is not down in any map; true places never are.” ~ Moby Dick by Herman Melville. This inscription invites the wearer to let go of the known and sail forth into uncharted waters. Finely crafted in lead-free pewter, the pendant is suspended on a 24” ball chain and encloses a 20mm working compass. The compass is a symbol of exploration and functions as a navigation tool. 1” diameter – Made in USA

Moby Dick Chapter 12 “Queequeg was a native of Rokovoko, an island far away to the West and South. It is not down on any map; true places never are.”