08-23-2008 08-23-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2419
August 23, 2008 10:00 AMCalender
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Surveyor's Transit by Keuffel & Esser Co.

 
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2419 Location: Bolton Date / Time: August 23, 2008 10:00AM

Description:

Surveyor's Transit by Keuffel & Esser Co., New York, No. 15599, with original gun-metal finish, 3 1/2-inch dia. silvered dial with needle ring, East and West reversed, 9-inch lg. focusing telescope on "A" frames, vertical full-circle, horizontal plate with opposing verniers, patd. dates to 1891, and four-screw leveling base, ht. level 11 in., in mahogany case with instruction sheet in box and accessories including plumb bob, ht. 14 in., (case back split).
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Keuffel & Esser Co., Surveyor , gun-metal finish