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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3295M Marlborough
October 11, 2019 10:00AMCalender

Edmund Draper Surveyor's Transit

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


Edmund Draper Surveyor's Transit, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19th century, 10 1/2-in. scope with fine focusing, "A"-frame supports, 5-in. dia. silvered dial engraved "Edmund Draper/Philadelphia," with fleur-de-lis representing north, dual spirit levels, and silvered vernier scale, mounted to a four-screw adjustable base, and housed in its original wooden case, ht. 11 in.

Provenance: Richard Miller Collection.
Estimate $300-500

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Richard Miller, Edmund Draper, Edmund Draper/Philadelphia, Philadelphia