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October 11, 2019 10:00 AMCalender

William Dean Surveyor's Compass

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


William Dean Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, late 18th century, 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved eight-point rose with center reading "W. Dean/Philad Fecit," and fleur-de-lis representing north, blued needle and brass lifter.

Provenance: Richard Miller Collection.
Estimate $200-300

glass cracked, lacking sighting vanes

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Richard Miller, William Dean Surveyor, Philadelphia