Surveyor's Compass with Level by Troughton & Simms
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
- Date / Time :
- July 29, 2006 10:00AM
Surveyor's Compass with Level by Troughton & Simms, London, re-lacquered brass, with unengraved 4-inch dia. dial, blued-steel needle supporting silvered needle ring with engraved divisions 0-360°, brass lifting arm, magnifier, 14-inch telescope engraved Troughton & Simms, London, and 10-inch vial, on four-screw leveling base, ht. 6 3/4 in., (mechanical functions defective, telescope once soldered, now detached); and a later tripod.