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Lot #36
DepartmentInstrument
Sold For$300.00(hammer price)
 $360.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedJuly 25, 2019

Description

SMALL BINNACLE 19th Century
Wood case with brass carrying handle at top, a glass-paned slanted lid, and a brass lantern at side. Contains an unmarked compass with fleur-de-lis. Height 9.25. Width 6.25". Depth 7".
Provenance:
Jack Fritsch, Nantucket, Massachusetts.

The Collection of Paul Vardeman."

Condition

Slight loss of black paint around compass frame. Tab to lap door needs to be welded.

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