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Sailor-made Fourteen-second Ship's Log or Sandglass

Auction:
3230M
Lot:
430
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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3230M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Sailor-made Fourteen-second Ship's Log or Sandglass, 19th century, 2 3/4-in. dia. bone plates with top plate marked "14," mounted between four turned rosewood columns enclosing the colorless glass 14-second hourglass, ht. 4 1/8 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

Albums, Creative works, Hourglasses, Marine sandglass, Measuring instruments, Sandglass