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Gyro-Compass Repeater Ship's Compass

Auction:
2345
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$235$200

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

Description:

Gyro-Compass Repeater Ship's Compass, by Sperry Gyroscope Company, Inc. New York, No. 7382, Mark XV, Mod. 0, patd. March 4. 1919, with 7 1/2-inch dial marked with stylized rose and outside ring divided 0-360°, on heavy cast-brass gimbal, ht. 11 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Sperry Gyroscope Company Inc., Sperry Gyroscope Company Inc, Compass, Gimbal, Gyroscopes, Navigation, Orientation, Orienteering, Qibla compass