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Three Navigational Field Instruments

Auction:
3205T
Lot:
1376
Sold for:
$160$130

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

Description:

Three Navigational Field Instruments, a green anodized instrument with silvered dial reading "The Owen Topometer" with fine needle adjustment knob, horizon mirrors below, and marked on back "James Sinclair & Co."; a dual-hinged leather case with each side opening to reveal the fixed instrument; and a K&E field compass.

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Estimate $100-150


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

James Sinclair & Co., Clock, Compass, Contents, Human behavior, Qibla compass

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