Telescope barrel 11 1/4" in length.
Deployment of telescope is smooth (in and out).
The standards measure 6 1/4" in height.
The height from bottom of instrument to top of telescope is 12 1/4".
The vertical arc diameter is 5".
The horzontal circle diameter is 7".
The crosshairs are all intact.
There appears to be no scratches or pits on the lens.
Dust cover for front lens and "open and close" cover at the eye piece are intact and operational.
All pivot points operate smoothly with no strips on threads and hold securly.
The compass glass is clear without scratches or pits.
Leveling plates are functional without strips on the threads.
Plumb bob hook is in place.
The compass needle is functional and holds in place when set.
Serial number on compass face is 12015 and matches the one on the leather handle of the box.
Buff & Buff Mfg. Co Boston is on the compass face. and a diamond shape with the word BUFF inscribed on the inside.
It has the following discrepancies:
All though all the vials work, one is missing.
One of the sun screens is missing.
There is no tripod.
As you might imagine the instrument needs a good cleaning and polishing.
I can't imagine anyone wanting to but it needs calibrating.
The box serial number matches the one on the instrument.
The door is intact and the hindges are original.
All the company labels are intact.
The rack for the plumb bob and other items are intact.
There are no cracks in the box.
It still has both door hooks(one missing hook ring).
It has the original lock set (no key).
It has all the original exterior labels.
Pictures available on request. Serious inquires only please.
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