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E.S. Ritchie and Sons Marine compass - made from- between

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E.S. Ritchie and Sons Marine compass - made from- between 1886 - 1953 - supplied instrument to US Navy .
Family owned - Was used on family fishing boat around early - mid 1900 .
restored by Vintage Technology Restorations approx 8 - 10 years ago .x $300
Compass restored for intended display , the liquid damping was not replaced .
Michael - Brighton Adelaide .***@******.*** .
thank you .
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.


At your convenience, please send clear, in-focus images of the compass.


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Nora , photos sent - one of restoration work and photo of compass depicting maker were sent well focused and clear, i do not intend to re send and the extra cost that would go with resending , Am sure you are well qualified to give an appraisal based on information as provided .look forward to your valuation .
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.


There is not an extra cost for sending photos, nor are there any photos attached here that I can see on my end. In order for me to properly assess what you have, I do need to see the item.


Expert:  AppraiserJM replied 1 year ago.

Photo upload instructions are here:



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