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Palmer's Computing Scale and Fuller's Time Telegraph

Auction:
2314
Lot:
507
Sold for:
$235$200

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Palmer's Computing Scale and Fuller's Time Telegraph, with double-sided engraved paper scale and two 8-inch volvelles mounted on card, the Computing Scale designed by Aaron Palmer in 1843, the Time Telegraph by John E. Fuller in 1845, in gilt-tooled leather frame, 11 in. square.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Aaron Palmer, John E. Fuller, Communication design, Fuller, Graphic design, Palmer, Telegraphy, The Daily Telegraph