Phelps & Gurley Vernier Compass
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3230M
- Date / Time :
- April 12, 2019 10:00AM
Phelps & Gurley Vernier Compass, West Troy, New York, c. 1847, 7-in. engraved silvered dial with fleur-de-lis representing north, vernier tipped needle, and marked "Phelps & Gurley/West Troy, N.Y.," vernier adjustment knob and dual spirit levels, housed in its original walnut box with paper label.
Provenance: The collection of William H. Skerritt.
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