10-27-2017 10-27-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3035M Marlborough
October 27, 2017 10:00AMCalender
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Schmalcalder's Patent Prismatic Compass

$615$500
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3035M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 27, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Schmalcalder's Patent Prismatic Compass, no. 82 Strand, London, first quarter 19th century, 2 1/2-in. green floating paper compass card marked as above, folding adjustable prismatic magnifier sight, sight wire, and sunshades, housed in an associated leather carrying case.
Estimate $200-250


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