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Brass Dip Needle by P. J. Kipp & Son

Auction:
2502
Lot:
718
Sold for:
$178$150

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

Description:

Brass Dip Needle by P. J. Kipp & Son, Holland, with silvered half moon scale calibrated 45-80 degrees on each limb, one marked with maker's name, finely balanced needle pointer mounted on an axle above a brass tube, all on a mahogany mount, ht. with needle horizontal 9 1/2 in.
Estimate $100-200

Keywords

Son, The Netherlands, Brass instrument, Calibration, Measurement, Measuring instruments, Metrology