William J. Young "Gentleman's" Compass
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3147M
- Date / Time :
- October 05, 2018 10:00AM
William J. Young "Gentleman's" Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1860, lacquered brass instrument with a 5-in. dia. silvered compass engraved "Wm. J. Young/Maker/3426/Philadelphia," steel blued hand with lock-down bar, folding or hinged sighting vanes, one with engraved scale and vernier, and circular level, lg. 12 1/2 in.
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