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Two Ebonized Parallel Rules and a Boxed Pocket Scale

Auction:
2802T
Lot:
1178
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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2802T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 21, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Two Ebonized Parallel Rules and a Boxed Pocket Scale, 19th century, 18- to 24-in. rules with shaped brass hinged arms, and chamfered outer edges, larger marked on arm G. Falconer & Co. Hong Kong; scale having 1 7/8-in. dia. dual pans strung from center shaft, eight counterweights, all housed in a velvet-lined fitted box, instrument lg. 4 1/2 in.
Estimate $100-150

box hinge broken


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G. Falconer & Co. Hong Kong