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Cooke, Troughton & Simms Lacquered Brass Theodolite

Auction:
3205T
Lot:
1364
Sold for:
$234$190

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Auction:
Discovery - 3205T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Cooke, Troughton & Simms Lacquered Brass Theodolite, 19th century, main tube with bubble level, vertical dial with inset silvered scale, dual verniers and eyepieces, fine adjustment knobs, A-frame supports on horizontal base engraved as above and silvered scale along the edge, housed in the original box, ht. 12 in.

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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

Assumption, Cooke, Troughton & Simms, Geodesy, Geomatics, Level, Measurement, Optical devices, Simms, Surveying, Theodolite, Troughton, Troughton & Simms

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