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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3295M Marlborough
October 11, 2019 10:00AMCalender
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Julius Hanks Bow Compass

$9,225$7,500
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3295M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 11, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Julius Hanks Bow Compass, Troy, New York, c. 1834-45, 6 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial, slide weight blued-steel needle, inset bubble level, marked "J. Hanks Patent/Troy, N.Y.," 12-in. dia. replaced bow.


Provenance: William H. Skerritt.
Estimate $800-1,200

bow is marked J. Lock 2003


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Keywords

William H. Skerritt, Julius Hanks, Troy, Blued, Compass, Geography of New York state), Islamic culture, New York state), Qibla compass, Salat, Troy, New York