04-28-201704-28-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsMarlborough MA
April 28, 2017 10:00 AMCalender
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Two Boxed Gimbaled Ship's Compasses

$369$300
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3003MLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: April 28, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Two Boxed Gimbaled Ship's Compasses, Boston and Japan, a Kelvin and White 6-in. wet card compass housed in a mahogany box; and a 5 1/2-in. dry card compass marked Japan-Osaka-Seizoo-Nunotani in the center with fleur-de-le representing north, housed in a dovetailed oak box.
Estimate $250-350


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Keywords

Japan