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William Clark & Son Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Lot:
391
Sold for:
$400$325

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

Description:

William Clark & Son Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1845, 6-in. silvered dial engraved "Wm. Clark & Son. Philada./Warranted," simple star representing north, blued-steel needle, dual spirit levels and vernier scale, lg. 14 in.
Estimate $200-400


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Keywords

William Clark, Blued, Compass, Human behavior, Qibla compass, Vernier, Philadelphia