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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
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May 3, 2005 10:00 AMCalender
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Thatcher's Calculating Instrument by Keuffel & Esser Co.

$705$600
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2283 Location: Bolton Date / Time: May 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Thatcher's Calculating Instrument by Keuffel & Esser Co., New York, No. 4012, 1472, Patd. by Edwin Thatcher, C.E. Nov 1st. 1881, and Divided by W. F. Stanley, London, 1882, with outer paper-covered scales on revolving lacquered-brass rings, and sliding inner cylinder, on mahogany base with paper instruction label, lg. 21 in., in mahogany case with maker's label and 1917 direction manual, (some rubbing on lacquer and case lid ink-stained).
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Edwin Thatcher, Keuffel & Esser Co., London