A compendium timepiece & barometer
Lot 176
A late 19th century gilt brass desk compendium
£600 - 800
US$ 1,000 - 1,300
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Lot Details
A late 19th century gilt brass desk compendium
the case of arched form and surmounted by a fluted handle, with a compass fitted to the top, inscribed to the top SERGT MAJOR BROWN FROM CAPTN W. HIGSON 4TH QUEENS OWN HUSSARS SEPR 1891 the front with a silvered barometer scale and a timepiece with silvered dial with Roman numerals, the movement with a balance spring, raised on a marble plinth, 23.5cm high
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  1. Rachael Osborn-Howard
    Specialist - European Sculpture and Works of Art
    Bonhams
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    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
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