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Four Plotting or Drafting Instruments

Auction:
3035M
Lot:
282
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3035M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 27, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Four Plotting or Drafting Instruments, England and France, large brass protractor engraved on beam "G. Davis Leeds," a full-circle protractor signed on crossbeam "Stanley/Great Turnstile/Holborn/London," housed in a mahogany fitted box, a cased nickel-plated protractor with interior knife edges, engraved on beam "H. Hughes & Son's Chart Protractor/59 Fenchurch St. London No. 831," and a small brass protractor engraved in script "Menant Paris."
Estimate $200-300


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

London, Paris, France, United Kingdom, Measurement, Nickel, Protractor, Technical drawing, Technology