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Folding Guinea Balance in Writing Compendium

Auction:
2170
Lot:
459
Sold for:
$1,645$1,400

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

Description:

Folding Guinea Balance in Writing Compendium, c. 1800, unsigned but probably by Wilkinson, with miniature double-turn balance, divided beam and sliding poise, in black papier mache case with hinged sliding top pen and ink storage section, ivory lid and instruction label in case, wd. 6 in., the balance 3 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

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