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Early Printed Bookplate of a Compass

Auction:
2978T
Lot:
1099
Sold for:
$209$170

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Auction:
Discovery - 2978T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
January 05, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Early Printed Bookplate of a Compass, France, 17th/18th century, a compass rose with cardinal and other points labeled in French, dia. 9 1/4 in. (sight), in a modern mat and frame.
Estimate $20-200

The frame measures 15 1/2 x 16 in.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

France, Bookplate, Compass, Qibla compass

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