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Two Watkins Exposure Meters

Auction:
3093M
Lot:
602
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3093M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 20, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Two Watkins Exposure Meters, early 20th century, one in lacquered brass, engraved on end cap "Watkins Exposure Meter/Patent/R. Fields & Co./Birmingham," the other in chrome-plate engraved "Watkins U.S. Patent/No. 45689 91/C. Reinschild(?), New York," both with four sliding rings, and five scales, ht. 2 3/4 in.
Estimate $200-400


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Keywords

Fields & Co., Electromagnetic radiation, Engraving, Learning, Light meter, Visual arts, Watkins