ANTIQUE GURLEY BRASS SURVEYOR TRANSIT LEVEL TELESCOPE

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  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Feb 07,2008
  • Channel: Online Auction

HI UP FOR AUCTION IS A
ANTIQUE 1800'S GURLEY SOLID BRASS SURVEYOR TRANSIT
ORIGINAL WOOD STORAGE BOX AND LOCKING KEY
T IS A LABEL READS; .STADIA. IN MAKING STADIA MEASUREMENTS WITH THIS INSTRUMENT,REMEMBER THAT THE ZERO OF THE INDICATED DISTANCE IS 82/100 FEET IN FRONT OF THE CENTER OF THE INSTRUMENT
ALSO INCLUDED IS THE TAG FOR SHIPPING INSTRUCTIONS
I AM NOT AN EXPERT ON THIS ITEM,I'LL DESCRIBE THE BEST I CAN ANY MORE QUESTIONS OR PHOTOS LET US KNOW.
THE TRANSIT MEASURES 10 3/4" HIGH AND 9" WIDE
UNDER THE GLASS INSIDE THE COMPASS IS W.& L.E. GURLEY TROY N.Y.
T IS NO BROKEN GLASS OF THE LEVELS,ETC. LOOKS LIKE ALL THE PARTS ARE T ON THE TRANSIT.SLIGHT WEAR OF THE BRASS,STILL LOOKS GREAT
THE WOOD BOX HAS A BRASS TAG ON TOP READS;
GURLEY ENGINEERING INSTRUMENTS TROY,N.Y.,U.S.A.
WOOD IS DOVE TAILED
MEASURES 10"W X 12 1/4" H AND 6 3/4" DEEP
BRASS HINDGES AND CLOSURES,LOCK AND SCREWS WORK WELL
LEATHER STRAP,STILL WORKS
BOX HAS ALL THE COMPARTMENTS
AND HOLDS THE TRANSIT IN PLACE
INSIDE ON THE LEFT SIDE OF THE BOX LOOKS LIKE THE WOOD HOLDER IS MISSING A SMALL CYLINDER WITH A POINT ON THE END. ASIDE OF IT IS A WOOD SMALL HOLE FOR SOMETHING,NOT T
IN VERY GOOD CONDITION !
THANKS FOR LOOKING AND GOOD LUCK BIDDING !

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