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Thomas Jones Lacquered Brass Chart Protractor

Auction:
3035M
Lot:
286
Sold for:
$185$150

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

Description:

Thomas Jones Lacquered Brass Chart Protractor, 62 Charing Cross London, first half 19th century, inset silvered scale marked 0-180, and marked as above, rotating arm with vernier scale and extended pointer with beveled edges, housed in a fitted velvet-lined mahogany box.
Estimate $300-400


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

Thomas Jones, Assumption, Measurement, Protractor, Technical drawing, Vernier, London