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Vernier Transit by Queen & Co.

Auction:
2345
Lot:
107
Sold for:
$646$550

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Vernier Transit by Queen & Co., Philadelphia, No. 6342, with original anodized finish and lacquered brass fittings, 4 1/2-inch dial with star at North, needle on arm with clamp, declination vernier and silvered needle ring divided 0-90-0 ° twice, plate with verniers and two vials, A-frame with 4 1/2-inch vertical wheel and screw adjustment to 13-inch telescope with graduated vial, on four-screw leveling base, ht. 14 3/4 in., on tripod.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Queen & Co., Philadelphia, Vial