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Pocket Etui of Brass and Steel Drafting Instruments

Auction:
2314
Lot:
568
Sold for:
$558$475

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

Description:

Pocket Etui of Brass and Steel Drafting Instruments, signed Pigeon a Lyon, including a semi-circular protractor; sector engraved for Les Parties Egales, Les Plans, Les Poligons, Les Solides, Les Cordes, Les Metaux and Diametre et Poids des Boulets; hinged rule with cut-out for plumb-bob, forming a set-square, graduated in scale of Demi Pied du Roi; dividers with sculpted wing-nut; pens; and other items, in leather-covered pasteboard case with green paper-lined interior, lg. 7 1/2 in., (some missing pieces, brass polished).
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Lyon, Dividers, Technical drawing