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Deep Sea Diving Helmet

Auction:
2345
Lot:
54
Sold for:
$28,200$24,000

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

Description:

Deep Sea Diving Helmet, by A.J. Morse, Boston, Model 512, four-light helmet with tinned surface, the twelve-bolt breast plate marked A.J. Morse & Son Boston, Mass USA, on a slatted wood display stand.

Provenance: Personal collection of a former curator of the Higgins Armory
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Keywords

Son Boston, curator , Higgins Armory, Diving equipment, Helmets, Morse