AUCTION : 0518


Clock, Watch, Jewelry, Nautical Instruments & Antiques Auction

Clocks & Clockmaker's Shop featuring rare French Industrial Series
Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 10:30am: LOTS 1 - 598
Preview: Saturday, May 19 at 8am to 10:15am. Limited Watch Preview Extended Until 12pm.

Precision Timepieces, Important Watches, Nautical Instruments, Marine Clocks, Jewelry & Antiques
Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 10am: LOTS 599 - 1192
Preview: Saturday, May 19 at 8am to 10:15am & Sunday, May 20 at 8am to 9:45am 

The Manchester Downtown Hotel (formerly the Radisson Hotel), Manchester, NH

Lot#: 696

DESCRIPTION: Weems & Plath, Germany, "Micrometer Sextant with Astigmatizer Lens", 160mm radius, metal frame with black finish, signed brass arc with graduations from -5 to125, micrometer vernier adjustment, multiple shades for horizon and index mirrors, 4x40 sighting scope, lighting lamp, and black plastic handle, all in a finger-jointed mahogany box with a certificate under the lid dated 1976.
CONDITION: Very good overall condition. The swinging arm the locks the instrument inside the case has broken off, but is an easy repair.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
CIRCA: 1976
DIMENSIONS: 7in x 12in x 12in