10-27-2002 10-27-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2173
October 27, 2002 10:00 AMCalender
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Lacquered-Brass Quadrant

$1,293$1,100
Auction: Sale #2173 - 2173 Location: Bolton Date / Time: October 27, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Lacquered-Brass Quadrant, probably English, 18th century, possibly for gunnery, divided 0-90 and 90-0, with iron plumb and brass bob, cross struts and support with slotted bracket, on latter circular foot, radius 8 1/2 in., and an engraving of quadrants from Dictionary of Arts & Science by Benjamin Tanner, 1798.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Keywords

Benjamin Tanner