Unusual W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Railroad Compass with Telescope
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3230M
- Date / Time :
- April 12, 2019 10:00AM
Unusual W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Railroad Compass with Telescope, c. 1876-78, 5-in. silvered compass dial marked with maker's name, internal vernier and spirit levels, folding sighting vanes with an 11-in. telescope with manual adjustment, housed in its original mahogany case with paper label.
Provenance: The collection of William H. Skerritt.
Note: According to Skerritt this was an experimental or prototype instrument and was never put into production.
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