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Frederick A. Heisely Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Lot:
401
Sold for:
$369$300

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

Description:

Frederick A. Heisely Vernier Compass, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, original lacquered instrument with 7-in. dia. silvered dial with fleur-de-lis representing north, dual spirit levels, outkeeper and adjustment and needle lifter on underside.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Harrisburg, Art genres, Compass, Decorative arts, Fleur, Fleur-de-lis, Visual arts