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Two Heisely Surveyor's Compasses

Auction:
3230M
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$400$325

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

Description:

Two Heisely Surveyor's Compasses, 6 1/2-in. Frederick A. Heisely marked "Pittsburgh," and a 6 1/2-in. G.F. Heisely marked "Harrisburg," lg. 14 1/2 and 15 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-400

both lacking vanes, Frederick has broken glass, G.F lacing needle and levels.


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Keywords

Frederick A. Heisely, Artificial objects, Compass, Geography of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg metropolitan area, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania in the American Civil War, Technology