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Henry Browne & Son Ltd. "Sestrel" Compass

Auction:
2802T
Lot:
1136
Sold for:
$369$300

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

Description:

Henry Browne & Son Ltd. "Sestrel" Compass, London, 19th/20th century, the brass case engraved in part Henry Browne & Son Ltd. Barking & London no. 9349/B along the top edge, wet card compass with cardinal points, sighting prism and turned wood handle, in a fitted hinged case with "Sestrel" Henry Browne & Son Ltd celluloid plaque attached to door panel, instrument ht. 9 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300


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