Everard Auctions and Appraisals
Live Auction

Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session II

Wed, Feb 14, 2024 10:00AM EST
Lot 758

Group of Nautical Boxes and Sailing Instruments

Estimate: $100 - $200
Sold for

Bid Increments

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$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$300,000 $10,000


Group of Nautical Boxes and Sailing Instruments, comprising a black tole box with miscellaneous sailing instruments and carrying handle, a small hinged mahogany box, and a Cruver manufacturing company WWII-era plastic lifeboat sextant, circa 1940s, marked 'Cruver part No. 1940,' in a fitted case with pencils, instruction booklet, eraser, compass and instrument, with leather carrying handle.

Measurements: Height: of tole box, 5 in. x Width: 11 1/4 in. x Depth: 7 3/4 in.


Overall good condition, tole box with sticker residue, old marks and scratches, wear to edges, chips to surface, sextant box with mottling to finish and with paper residue, old marks and scratches, wear to edges, the mahogany box in good condition with light wear and scratches.

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