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Mahogany Surveyor's Compass by Samuel Emery

Auction:
2170
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$940$800

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

Description:

Mahogany Surveyor's Compass by Samuel Emery, Salem, Massachusetts, early 19th century, the 5 1/2-inch printed compass card signed S. Emery, Salem and Calendar, Sp., with fleur-de-lis at North and scrolls at East, the body with twin sights, lg. 13 1/2 in. (damages and repairs).
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Samuel Emery, Salem, Massachusetts, Compass, Orientation, Orienteering, Salem witch trials, Salem, Connecticut, Salem, Massachusetts, Witchcraft