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Telegraph Transmitting Device and Bunnell Sounder

Auction:
2502
Lot:
707
Sold for:
$9,480$8,000

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2502
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 01, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Telegraph Transmitting Device and Bunnell Sounder, weight powered, lacquered brass unmarked mechanism mounted on an oak stand with telegraph key marked J.H. Bunnell & Co., NY. ht. of stand, 37 1/2 in. together with a copy of "Electricity and the Electric Telegraph by Prescott.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

J.H. Bunnell & Co., Telegrams, Telegraphy