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Liquid Ship's Compass by Baker Compass Co.

Auction:
2314
Lot:
608
Sold for:
$382$325

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

Description:

Liquid Ship's Compass by Baker Compass Co., Melrose, Mass., with 6-inch gimbaled brass dial, in mahogany case with hinged flap, sliding doors and side-window with bracket for lamp (missing), ht. 10 in.; a Weems Hand Bearing Compass, in case; and a modern U.S. Maritime Commission timepiece.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Baker Compass Co., Melrose, Massachusetts, U.S. Maritime Commission, Compass, Door, Hand compass, Orientation, Orienteering, Qibla compass, Travel