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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3295M Marlborough
October 11, 2019 10:00AMCalender
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George J. Heisely Surveyor's Compass

$369$300
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3295M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 11, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

George J. Heisely Surveyor's Compass, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 6-in. dia. engraved silvered dial with eight-line rose, engraved in script "G.J. Heisely Harrisburg," fleur-de-lis representing north, blued needle, and outkeeper.


Provenance: Richard Miller Collection.
Estimate $200-400

lacking level on arm, north sighting vane has no screw and is pinned on with a copper rivet


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Keywords

Richard Miller, George J., G.J., Harrisburg