Cabinet of Curiosities

May 2126, 2022
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LOT 172

Lot 172

Three English Brace Drills, 19th and early 20th centuries

Three English Brace Drills, 19th and early 20th centuries
Lot 172 Details
Three English Brace Drills, 19th and early 20th centuries

including a William Maples, Sheffield, 'Ultimatum', a bronze Royal Navy brace impressed with a broad arrow/IV/ESS/1918, and an unsigned example
including bits each approx. length 21 in — 53.3 cm

Estimate $150-$250

Realised: $108
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Condition report available upon request

LOT 172

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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