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Gimbaled Brass 4-inch Compass

Auction:
2802T
Lot:
1132
Sold for:
$308$250

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2802T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 21, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Gimbaled Brass 4-inch Compass, Star, Boston, no. 33421, dry compass card with cardinal and intercardinal points, and 0-360 azimuth scale, mounted in a finger-jointed mahogany box with a painting of a whale on top by "Richard Sparre."
Estimate $200-300


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