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Kelvin & White Brass Ship's Compass

Auction:
2555M
Lot:
158
Sold for:
$148$125

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2555M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 16, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Kelvin & White Brass Ship's Compass, Boston, with 7-in. dia. dry compass card marked Kelvin & Wilfred O. White Co. Boston, cardinal points in block lettering set triangular or diamond shaped marks, brass bowl and gimbal mount all on a hardwood block, max. dia. 13 in.
Estimate $200-400

Keywords

Kelvin & Wilfred O. White Co., Brass instrument, Compass, Orientation, Orienteering, Qibla compass