I have tried to date this transit back to 1930's. The company still exists today , however ownership and the name have changed..As they say everything was built much better way back when. Please see pics for further descriptions.
The transit size is: 18 x 18 and the box is 20 x 11 weighing at 20lbs. BE SURE TO CHECK OUT MY STORE AS I HAVE LOTS OF VERY UNIQUE ITEMS LISTED. I leave feedback after I know item has been received. LIETZ SURVEYORS TRANSIT WITH ORIGINAL WOOD BOX/LEATHER STRAP RARE" is in sale since Wednesday, January 23, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Science & Medicine (1930-Now)\Engineering\Surveying Equipment".
The seller is "citylinepawnandantiques" and is located in Las Cruces, New Mexico. This item can be shipped worldwide.