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#: 683

DESCRIPTION: Kelvin & Hughes Ltd., London, 7 inch radius sextant, pierced black metal frame, signed brass arc with inset silvered arc graduated from -5 to 125, index arm with K&H logo, micrometer drum vernier adjustment, index lamp, multiple shades for index and horizon mirrors, sighting telescopes, auxiliary lamp, and black plastic handle with battery compartment all in a finger-jointed case with certificate under the lid dated 1955.
CONDITION: There is a crack in the top of the box and the inset plaque is missing. Index and horizon mirrors have been removed, but are included. There is tarnish on the silvered arc. This large set is not entirely complete as indicated by empty spots in case. Dimensions are for wood box.
ESTIMATE: $500 - $700
DIMENSIONS: 6in x 12in x 12.5in