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Warner-Swasey WWI Rifle Scope and Case

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
156
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2724M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 03, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Warner-Swasey WWI Rifle Scope and Case, c. early 20th century, steel and brass sight for 1903 Springfield rifle, marked TELESCOPIC MUSKET SIGHT/MODEL OF 1913 No 4953/THE WARNER& SWASEY CO./PAT.FEB3-06.MAY 22-06.DEC15-08., with leather case (missing its strap), lg. 12 in.
Estimate $700-900

Scope is in fine condition, eye cup is brittle but intact, leather case is dry and missing a few straps.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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THE WARNER& SWASEY CO.