A Heller & Brightley Survey Transit, Brass Electrician's Case, and Davy Lamp, circa 1889 and later
    Marks: (various)
    13-1/2 h x 13-1/4 w x 9-1/4 d inches (34.3 x 33.7 x 23.5 cm) (transit case)

    Property from the Estate of Charles Schalebaum

    The lot comprising:
    Survey transit marked to compass face Heller & Brightly, Makers Philada, 6230, housed in wooden case (11-1/2 x 13-1/4 x 8-3/4) (transit, including platform.)
    Brass electrician's case letter-punched to handle mount W.J. TIERNEY CH. ELEC. USN (13-1/2 x 17 x 8-3/4);
    Davy lamp marked E. THOMAS & WILLIAMS LTD, MAKERS ABERDARE WALES, CAMBRIAN NO 104864 (13-3/8 in. high).

    Condition Report*:

    Electrician's case with errant denting and scratching, wooden case to transit in poor condition with separations and losses throughout, transit missing formal base mount, transit platform not level, errant scratching and toning to transit, box and transit are married, each with wear commensurate with age and use. Optics not guaranteed.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2017
    22nd-25th Friday-Monday
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