Vintage Surveyors Level, English, Brass, Theodolite, Ornament, Er Watts, London

Vintage Surveyors Level, English, Brass, Theodolite, Ornament, Er Watts, London

Vintage Surveyors Level, English, Brass, Theodolite, Ornament, Er Watts, London

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This is a vintage surveyor's level. An English, brass and alloy theodolite, perfect as desk ornament by E.R. Watts of London, dating to the mid 20th century, circa 1940.

Charming, vintage scientific instrument, pleasingly heavy at 2.75kg (6.06 lb)
Displays a desirable aged patina
Black lacquered brass with alloy fixtures in good order
Adjusts in vertical, horizontal and diagonal directions

Rotating upon a 360-degree turntable podium
Objective element measures 35mm (1.5")
Vernier wheel in brass to the primary barrel
Vertical adjustment with a knurled control dial

Marked with the logo and type for E.R. Watts and Son, London
Serial number reads No. 19737
Reverse features engraving for supplying dealer; Agents J. Halden & Co Ltd, Manchester and London
Complete with original leather carry case and J Halden and Co. dealer label to the interior

This is an attractive vintage surveyor's level, with appeal for collectors of scientific instruments or as a desk ornament. Delivered polished and ready for the home.

Max Width: 9cm (3.5'')
Max Depth: 26cm (10.25'')
Max Height: 13.5cm (5.25'')

Case Width: 30cm (11.75'')
Case Depth: 14.5cm (5.75'')
Case Height: 16.5cm (6.5'')

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Our Ref: 18.6337


W9.0 x H13.5 x D26.0 cm



Wear condition


Date of manufacture


Place of origin

United Kingdom


Mid 20th Century


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