04-12-2019 04-12-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3230M Marlborough
April 12, 2019 10:00 AMCalender
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Amsler & Wirtz Field Clinometer

$185$150
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3230M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: April 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Amsler & Wirtz Field Clinometer, 211 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 9 3/4-in. lacquered brass arm with two sighting vanes and spirit level with triple apertures, ball-and-socket gimballed tripod mount, housed in its original walnut case with paper label reading as above.

Note: Charles T. Amsler emigrated from Switzerland. He was active in Philadelphia from 1848 to 1855, and as Amsler & Wirtz from 1856 to 1861.
Estimate $150-250


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Keywords

Charles T. Amsler, Philadelphia