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Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Auction:
2623M
Lot:
192
Sold for:
$510$425

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2623M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 01, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books, a custom-boxed five volume set of Der Drechsler, J.G. Geissler, 1795-1801, text in German; two hardbound copies of Eccentric Spiral Turning, H.C. Robinson, 1906; Ibbetson's Geometric Chuck, J.H. Ibbetson, published and sold by Holtzapffel, 1833; spiral-bound The Art of Turning and Lathe and Machine Tool History, compiled by S.G. Abell, J. Leggat, and W.G. Ogden Jr., 1987; The Art of Polychromatic & Decorative Turning, G.A. Audsley, 1916; and five additional books related to plain and ornamental turning.
Estimate $250-450

Keywords

J. Leggat, S.G. Abell, W.G. Ogden Jr., Lathe, Machining, Ornamental turning, Turning, Woodturning