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Large Gimbaled Ship's Compass

Auction:
3205T
Lot:
1466
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Auction:
Discovery - 3205T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Large Gimbaled Ship's Compass, 9 3/4-in. dia. brass ring calibrated in four quadrants, wet compass (now dry) mounted to a brass gimbal and housed in a later copper drum, overall dia. 13 in.

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Estimate $20-200


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Keywords

Brass instrument, Clock, Compass, Equipment, Gimbal, Measuring instruments, Quadrant, Science, Technology

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