Shagreen / Fishskin Cased Brass Drawing Instrument, C.1810


Shagreen / Fishskin  Cased  Brass  Drawing  Instrument, C.1810

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Shagreen / Fishskin Cased Brass Drawing Instrument, C.1810:
$190



Please note: We ship Worldwide. This item will be sent overseas via Royal Mail International Signed For.Europe: £12
Rest World: £15

A good, rare pocket shagreen or black fishskin draughtsman's case, containing a pair of large compasses with inserts for pen, pencil and dotting pen, a medium divider, a 6" boxwood sector, a 6" ivorine (?!) parallel rule and a brass semi-protractor, c.1810.

The instruments are made of brass with metal points. Please note the wing nut on the large compass and the pen insert. There is hand writing inside of the lid.

The instruments and the case are in very good condition for their age. The opening button and the hinge are intact and working.

Case measures approx. 170 x 75 x 35 mm.


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Shagreen / Fishskin Cased Brass Drawing Instrument, C.1810:
$190

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