04-12-2019 04-12-2019
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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3230M Marlborough
April 12, 2019 10:00AMCalender

Unusual William J. Young Vernier Compass

Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3230M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: April 12, 2019 10:00AM


Unusual William J. Young Vernier Compass, no. 9917, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. gray-silvered dial marked "Wm. J. Young/Maker Philadelphia/9917/Meridian line on Compass answers to 10 deg. variation east," blued-steel needle with needle lifter on underside, outkeeper and vernier, (lacking spirit level).
Estimate $400-600

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