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Dollond Leather-covered Brass Presentation Spyglass

Auction:
3086T
Lot:
1006
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
Discovery - 3086T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 21, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Dollond Leather-covered Brass Presentation Spyglass, London, 19th century, with presentation engraving "Presented by Lord Cochrane to A. Burrows of Ship Geo. Washington," lg. closed 21 1/4 in.
Estimate $20-200

scratches and dings to leather, draws frozen.


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.

Keywords

Cardinal direction, Compass, Dial, Orientation, Qibla compass, Rotary dial, Slide guitar

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