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Seventeen Surveyor's Compass Needles

Seventeen Surveyor's Compass Needles

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
298
Sold for:
$400$325

Seventeen Surveyor's Compass Needles, lg. 3 to 5 1/2 in. Provenance: William H. Skerritt. More ...

Oscar Hanks Circumferentor

Oscar Hanks Circumferentor

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
301
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Oscar Hanks Circumferentor, Troy, New York, c. 1834-45, 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved brass dial marked "O. Hanks/Troy, N.Y./Patent," single vernier, compass ring with two inset spirit levels, locking More ...

Julius Hanks Bow Compass

Julius Hanks Bow Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
302
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Julius Hanks Bow Compass, Troy, New York, c. 1834-45, 6 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial, slide weight blued-steel needle, inset bubble level, marked "J. Hanks Patent/Troy, N.Y.," 12-in. dia. replaced More ...

Four Cased W. & L.E. Gurley Miner's Dip Needles

Four Cased W. & L.E. Gurley Miner's Dip Needles

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
315
Sold for:
$523$425

Four Cased W. & L.E. Gurley Miner's Dip Needles, Troy, New York, early 20th century, 4-in. dia. dials. Provenance: William H. Skerritt. More ...

Andrew Meneely's Sons Vernier Compass No. 5112

Andrew Meneely's Sons Vernier Compass No. 5112

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
324
Sold for:
$738$600

Andrew Meneely's Sons Vernier Compass No. 5112, West Troy, New York, c. 1851-53, 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered compass with pierced blued needle marked "A. Meneely's Sons/West Troy, N.Y./No. More ...

William J. Young Gentleman's Surveyor's Compass

William J. Young Gentleman's Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
343
Sold for:
$461$375

William J. Young Gentleman's Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, no. 3704, 5-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "Wm. J. Young/Maker/3704/Philadelphia," blued needle, brass locking More ...

William J. Young "Burt's Solar Compass,"

William J. Young "Burt's Solar Compass,"

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
344
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

William J. Young "Burt's Solar Compass," Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1840, early original lacquered instrument, horizontal circle engraved in four quadrants reading 0-90 and read by opposed More ...

William Dean Surveyor's Compass

William Dean Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
345
Sold for:
$492$400

William Dean Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, late 18th century, 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved eight-point rose with center reading "W. Dean/Philad Fecit," and fleur-de-lis representing More ...

W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Compass

W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
346
Sold for:
$400$325

W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Compass, Ja. W. Queen & Co. Agents, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial reading "W. & L.E. Gurley/Troy, N.Y.," and in the center "Ja. W. More ...

Two Knox & Shain Vernier Compasses

Two Knox & Shain Vernier Compasses

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
347
Sold for:
$554$450

Two Knox & Shain Vernier Compasses, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, 5 1/2-in. dia. dials marked with maker's name, blued needle, outkeepers, and circular spirit levels, one housed in More ...

James W. Queen Surveyor's Compass

James W. Queen Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
348
Sold for:
$523$425

James W. Queen Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. mid-19th century, 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial reading "Jas. W. Queen, Philada/Warranted," fleur-de-lis representing north, More ...

Blydenburgh & Giles Surveyor's Compass

Blydenburgh & Giles Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$461$375

Blydenburgh & Giles Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, 5 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial marked "Blydenburgh & Giles/Maker/Philada," eight-line rose with fleur-de-lis More ...

Charles F. Helfricht Vernier Compass

Charles F. Helfricht Vernier Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
353
Sold for:
$554$450

Charles F. Helfricht Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, first half 19th century, 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "Charles F. Helfricht/Philadelphia," fleur-de-lis representing More ...

Two Edmund Draper Surveyor's Pocket Compasses

Two Edmund Draper Surveyor's Pocket Compasses

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
354
Sold for:
$461$375

Two Edmund Draper Surveyor's Pocket Compasses, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, one with 3-in. dia. silvered dial engraved with maker's name, blued needle and lifter bar, folding vanes, housed in a More ...

Arnold & Co. Vernier Compass

Arnold & Co. Vernier Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
357
Sold for:
$461$375

Arnold & Co. Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, 5 1/4-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "Arnold & Co./Philadelphia," blued needle with central lifter, circular More ...

William E. Stieren Surveyor's Compass

William E. Stieren Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
358
Sold for:
$369$300

William E. Stieren Surveyor's Compass, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, 6 1/2-in. dia. silvered dial marked "Wm. E. Stieren/Maker/Pittsburgh, Pa. 1183," with blued needle and fleur-de-lis More ...

Joseph R. Harbeson Surveyor's Compass

Joseph R. Harbeson Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
360
Sold for:
$523$425

Joseph R. Harbeson Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, 5 1/2-in. dia. silvered dial with fleur-de-lis representing north, engraved in script "Jos. R. More ...

George J. Heisely Surveyor's Compass

George J. Heisely Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
361
Sold for:
$369$300

George J. Heisely Surveyor's Compass, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 6-in. dia. engraved silvered dial with eight-line rose, engraved in script "G.J. Heisely Harrisburg," fleur-de-lis representing north, More ...

Benjamin Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass

Benjamin Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Benjamin Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, late 18th century, 5 1/4-in. dia. eight-point engraved rose with east-west reversed, fleur-de-lis representing north, blued More ...

Wm. J. Young Surveyor's Transit

Wm. J. Young Surveyor's Transit

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
369
Sold for:
$492$400

Wm. J. Young Surveyor's Transit, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 10-1/2 in. scope mounted to two "A"-frame supports, 6-in. dia. engraved horizontal dial marked "Wm. J. Young/Maker/Philadelphia," unusual More ...

Wm. J. Young Surveyor's Transit

Wm. J. Young Surveyor's Transit

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$461$375

Wm. J. Young Surveyor's Transit, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, first half 19th century, 10-1/2 in. scope mounted to two "A"-frame supports, 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved dial marked "Wm. J. More ...

William Wurdemann Transit No. 120

William Wurdemann Transit No. 120

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
380
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

William Wurdemann Transit No. 120, Washington, DC, mid to late 19th century, 10-in. scope mounted to curvilinear supports, vertical circle with vernier and magnifier, black horizontal compass with More ...

Two Brass Equinoctial Augsburg-style Pocket Sundials

Two Brass Equinoctial Augsburg-style Pocket Sundials

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$615$500

Two Brass Equinoctial Augsburg-style Pocket Sundials, Germany, engraved octagonal bases with silvered dial compasses and directionals reading in Latin, folding hour ring with roman numerals and More ...

Fraser & Sons Equinoctial Sundial

Fraser & Sons Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
401
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Fraser & Sons Equinoctial Sundial, London, 19th century, 5 1/2-in. dia. folding engraved roman numeral hour ring marked "Fraser & Sons/London," latitude arc marked 0-60, folding stylized pierced More ...

Mahogany-cased Brass Equinoctial Pocket Sundial

Mahogany-cased Brass Equinoctial Pocket Sundial

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
405
Sold for:
$369$300

Mahogany-cased Brass Equinoctial Pocket Sundial, early 19th century, folding hour ring with roman numerals and needle gnomon, latitude arc calibrated 0-60 degrees, outer edge of base engraved with More ...

Victor Model "V" Victrola Talking Machine

Victor Model "V" Victrola Talking Machine

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
442
Sold for:
$923$750

Victor Model "V" Victrola Talking Machine, no. 30914, oak case with square columns at each corner, stepped base, and cornice, gilt-painted black iron arm with no. 2 needle, and an oak fluted 22-in. More ...

Carved Wood Brush Pot

Carved Wood Brush Pot

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
516
Unsold
 

Carved Wood Brush Pot, China, in the shape of a gnarled tree trunk, with openwork pine tree branches and needles, ht. 4 1/4 in. More ...

Group of Woodworking and Ship's Tools

Group of Woodworking and Ship's Tools

Auction:
3275M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 25, 2019
Lot:
304
Sold for:
$246$200

Group of Woodworking and Ship's Tools, including hand planes, netting needles, dead eyes, and caulking irons. More ...

Eskimo Needle Case with Silver Cap and Chain

Eskimo Needle Case with Silver Cap and Chain

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1245
Unsold
 

Eskimo Needle Case with Silver Cap and Chain, c. 1900, bone case with wood plug one end and silver stopper and chain the other, decorated with figures and animals, lg. 4 in. More ...

Eskimo Bone Needle Case

Eskimo Bone Needle Case

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1246
Sold for:
$98$80

Eskimo Bone Needle Case, 19th century, lg. 7 1/8 in. Provenance: Deaccessioned from the Northampton County Historical & Genealogical Society, Easton, Pennsylvania. More ...