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Six Chart Reading Instruments

Auction:
3147M
Lot:
316
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3147M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 05, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Six Chart Reading Instruments, 19th/20th century, an 8 1/4-in. German double knife-edge rule with compass and bubble level, fitted in a velvet-lined case, lacquered brass chart roller in a fitted box, two brass and steel dividers, a cased pencil, and a map mile recorder with Bakelite handle.
Estimate $150-250


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

Architecture, Bakelite, Brass instrument, Compass, Construction, Matter, Recorder, Technical drawing