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Surveying Equipment Including Two Early Transits, Chains and Stadia Rod
2008, Fall Firearms Sale, Oct 28 & 29
includes a brass transit with silvered brass 5" dial marked Benj. Pike, Jr. Broadway, New York with two spirit levels, lacking sighting arms, and Jacob staff type mount, 13" long, PLUS an early marked W. & L. E. Gurley/Troy N.Y. transit with 5.25" silvered dial with two spirit levels and folding brass sight arms, with Jacob staff mount, in original mahogany octagonal case, 6.5" x 8", PLUS a set of wrought steel chains with brass handles, 16" long, AND a four-part wood collapsing stadia rod with hash marks, 91" long.

Condition:  
Gurley case missing some edging, else VG.
Sold: $862.50
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Lot of German WWII Medals,
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U.S.N. Dahlgren Bowie Bayonet,
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12" blade with brass-bound walnut handle, heavy brass guard. Marked at ricasso Ames Mfg Co, Chicopee, Mass and on the reverse U.S.N. DR and dated 1864. Leather sheath with brass throat and tip. Top of pommel marked DR in an oval. > Item Details
WWII Army Air Force Issue Fleece Lined Flight Cap,
Lot # 1411 - WWII Army Air Force Issue Fleece Lined Flight Cap,
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Three Early American Carved Folk Art Powder Horns,
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23rd N.G.S.N.Y. Archive of Walter Glenny,
Lot # 196 - 23rd N.G.S.N.Y. Archive of Walter Glenny,
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Colt Model 1849 Pocket Revolver,
Lot # 592 - Colt Model 1849 Pocket Revolver,
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* Smith & Wesson Model 34-1 Revolver,
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Silver-Plated Platter Presented to Brigadier Gen. Howard H. Cooksey
Lot # 314 - Silver-Plated Platter Presented to Brigadier Gen. Howard H. Cooksey
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Lot # 1531 - Argentinian Cavalry Sword,
34.5" blade, marked on right side ricasso Weyersberg and Kirschbaum & Co. Soligen underneath. Left side is marked in an oval Sabledecabra and Modelo underneath. Fancy checkered wood handle, steel pommel, steel knuckle bow. With blued metal scabbard numbered A01628. > Item Details
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