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#: 704

DESCRIPTION: Instruments- 2 (Two) Stadimeters: Schick Incorporated, Stamford, Conn., for U.S. Navy and U.S. Maritime Commission, stadimeters (optical ranger finders), pierced metal frames with black crinkle finish, silvered scales for inputting ship's mast height in feet from 50 to 200, brass worm and screws, mirrors, telescopes, drums with magnifiers to display distance to sighted ship in yards, and wood handles, all in fitted wood boxes, dated 1942 and 1943.
CONDITION: Instruments and cases show wear commensurate with age and use. Dimensions are for closed wood case.
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350
CIRCA: 1943
DIMENSIONS: 6.5in x 12.5in x 7in