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Brass Light / Mountain Transit by W. & L.E. Gurley

Auction:
2345
Lot:
133
Sold for:
$499$425

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

Description:

Brass Light / Mountain Transit by W. & L.E. Gurley, Troy, N.Y., No. 171074, with 3 1/4-inch silvered dial with engraved star at North, vernier on dial with rackwork adjustment, blued steel needle, needle ring divided 0-90° in four quadrants, 9-inch lg. telescope, 4 1/2-inch vertical circle, three vials, and four-screw leveling base, ht. 11 1/2 in., in fitted mahogany case with Gurley plaque.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Troy, steel needle, Polaroid 88 Polacolor ER 3-1/4 x 3-3/8'' Film, 80 ASA (623959), Hudson River, Rensselaer County, New York