11-20-2010 11-20-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2527M Marlborough
November 20, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Brass Surveyor's Compass

$474$400
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2527M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 20, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Brass Surveyor's Compass, unmarked, 6 1/2-inch dia. silvered dial with cardinal points in bold letters, vernier scale, two spirit levels, needle ring calibrated 0-90 in four quadrants, blued steel hand with lifter, sighting vanes with thumb screw attachment and wooden display block, lg. 16 in.
Estimate $250-350

Brass in old lacquer, slight staining on silvered dial, slight surface rust on blued steel hand.

Keywords

steel hand, blued steel hand