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#: 686

DESCRIPTION: E.S. Ritchie & Sons Inc., Boston, Mass., brass binnacle, 5 inch liquid-filled compass signed "Negus" on gimballed mount covered by a hexagonal glazed brass case, two of the glasses with vertical sight lines, all on a cylindrical brass stand with flange base.
CONDITION: Brass has a dark patina. There is one dent in the brass bowl that surrounds the compass. One of the truncated triangular glasses is absent. Compass appears to work properly.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
CIRCA: 1900
DIMENSIONS: 41in x 11.5in x 11.5in