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#: 705

DESCRIPTION: Instruments- 2 (Two) U.S. Navy Peloruses: Kelvin & Wilfred O. White Co., Boston, "U.S. Navy Standard Pelorus", 7.5 inch white illuminated dial, sighting vanes with dark glass reflector, concentric locking knobs, the instruments gimbal-mounted in finger-jointed mahogany boxes with paper instruction cards and mounting brackets.
CONDITION: Only one of the two has the Navy identification plaque on the box and instrument. Boxes have some wear and damage from years of use. One case is missing its brass hardware. Dimensions are for wooden box.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $400
CIRCA: 1942
DIMENSIONS: 11.75in x 12in x 11.75in