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Surveyor's Vernier Compass by Erasmus Kurtz

Auction:
2170
Lot:
219
Sold for:
$823$700

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Auction:
Sale #2170 - 2170
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
May 03, 2003 10:00AM

Description:

Surveyor's Vernier Compass by Erasmus Kurtz, New York, second quarter 19th century, the silvered dial signed E. A. Kurtz, New York with engraved fleur-de-lis and leaf decoration, 6-inch needle, bubble levels, twin veins and shaped base, lg. 15 in., in fitted mahogany case.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Erasmus Kurtz, Surveyor , Compass, Leaf, Orientation, Orienteering, Travel