Engraving: ANCHOR & COMPASS & POLARIS
THE ANCHOR, as well as the trident, are hallmarks of the sea god Neptune. The sailor's saying: "wait out a storm at anchor“ calls on the strength of the anchor for safety. It is the symbol for strength, stability and loyalty. It represents the only support for the driving ship at sea.
COMPASS CIRCLE : The compass is the symbol of purposeful action and makes sure the sailor finds the right course. The compass follows invisible but very real forces. (Magnetism)
POLARIS (NORTH STAR) : Polaris is an elementary part of celestial navigation.The North Star stands for security and orientation. Symbolically, it helps the sailor to find the way to the safe haven.