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Two 19th Century Pocket Sextants

Two 19th Century Pocket Sextants

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1375
Sold for:
$338$275

Two 19th Century Pocket Sextants, London, lacquered-brass instruments with inset silvered scales, one marked "Allan/London," the other "Troughton & Simms/London," dia. 2 1/2 and 2 3/4 in. Clocks, More ...

F. Pellin Cased Colorimeter

F. Pellin Cased Colorimeter

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1376A
Sold for:
$172$140

F. Pellin Cased Colorimeter, France, late 19th century, black lacquered instrument marked as above with rack-and-pinion adjustment on the divided scale with vernier readouts, fitted velvet-lined More ...

Two Field Compasses

Two Field Compasses

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1380
Sold for:
$197$160

Two Field Compasses, both anodized brass instruments, one with collapsible sighting vanes and marked "Stoppani," housed in the original wooden case. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments More ...

Two Alidades

Two Alidades

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1383
Sold for:
$86$70

Two Alidades, a 10-in. lacquered brass instrument marked "J.H. Steward/London" with knife-edge rules on both sides and hinged sights, and a 9-in. French boxwood and nickel-plated instrument marked More ...

Three Early 20th Century Scientific Apparatus

Three Early 20th Century Scientific Apparatus

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1384
Sold for:
$111$90

Three Early 20th Century Scientific Apparatus, an L.E. Knott mirror galvanometer mounted to a turned wood base; an F. Barker & Son Finemann nephoscope; and a damascened trifid base Electric More ...

Three Pocket Surveying Instruments

Three Pocket Surveying Instruments

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1386
Sold for:
$123$100

Three Pocket Surveying Instruments, a "Grubb's Patent" instrument by J. Hicks with compass, level, and sighting scope, housed in the original fitted case; and two instruments each with sliding stem More ...

Eight Instruments

Eight Instruments

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1388
Sold for:
$277$225

Eight Instruments, a Negretti & Zambra miniature theodolite, clinometers, Philips' "Handy Theodolite," a Navy bearing bar, and others, many with original case. Clocks, Watches & Scientific More ...

Three Anodized Brass Anemometers

Three Anodized Brass Anemometers

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1389
Sold for:
$185$150

Three Anodized Brass Anemometers, one with a rotating hourglass marked "No. 1327" on the triple scale dial, a Davis Derby Ower Pattern low speed anemometer, and a four-fan anemometer, dia. 4 1/4 to More ...

Three Handheld Air Meters

Three Handheld Air Meters

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1390
Sold for:
$148$120

Three Handheld Air Meters, various size fans and dials, one marked "Low Speed Air Meter to 600 Metres/No. 1905/Casella/London," lg. 8 to 12 in. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Two Anemometers

Two Anemometers

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1392A
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Anemometers, each with a fan at each end and silvered register dials, one marked "Short & Mason/London," the other in its original fitted case, lg. 15 and 17 in. Clocks, Watches & Scientific More ...

Two Georg Rosenmuller Anemometers or Air Meters

Two Georg Rosenmuller Anemometers or Air Meters

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1394
Sold for:
$98$80

Two Georg Rosenmuller Anemometers or Air Meters, Germany, a black-painted brass example with central dial and clockwork mechanism below, and a handheld example. Clocks, Watches & Scientific More ...

Eleven 20th Century Astrolabes

Eleven 20th Century Astrolabes

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1395
Sold for:
$338$275

Eleven 20th Century Astrolabes, various sizes and materials, dia. 2 to 5 1/2 in. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Three Handheld Anemometers

Three Handheld Anemometers

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1397
Sold for:
$86$70

Three Handheld Anemometers, one with a hinged aluminum outer case, a digital read-out marked "AM 5000/Made in England," and a Russian example. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Collection of Scientific Instruments

Collection of Scientific Instruments

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1404
Sold for:
$492$400

Collection of Scientific Instruments, pocket compasses, a metronome, voltmeters, pocket scale, J. Burt watchman's watch, and others. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Five Surveying Instruments

Five Surveying Instruments

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1406
Sold for:
$86$70

Five Surveying Instruments, an Atkins Hypsometer in original case, an unmarked brass-cased square and level, a Casella Verschoyle transit, an aluminum-cased scope, and a Technar by Swift. More ...

Six Anemometers or Air Meters and a Flame Anemometer.

Six Anemometers or Air Meters and a Flame Anemometer.

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1407
Sold for:
$135$110

Six Anemometers or Air Meters and a Flame Anemometer. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Four Air Meters and Four Hemispherical Cups.

Four Air Meters and Four Hemispherical Cups.

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1409
Sold for:
$431$350

Four Air Meters and Four Hemispherical Cups. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

French Alabaster Shelf Clock

French Alabaster Shelf Clock

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1412
Sold for:
$148$120

French Alabaster Shelf Clock, alabaster and gilt-metal trimmed case topped with a handled urn, enameled roman numeral dial, eight-day time and strike movement regulated by a pendulum, all on More ...

E.N. Welch Co. Black Slate Mantel Clock

E.N. Welch Co. Black Slate Mantel Clock

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1413
Sold for:
$74$60

E.N. Welch Co. Black Slate Mantel Clock, Forestville, Connecticut, flat-top case with enamel arabic numeral dial marked "E.N. Welch Mfg. Co.," eight-day time and strike movement regulated by a More ...

Webster Thirty-hour Tall Clock

Webster Thirty-hour Tall Clock

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1421
Unsold
 

Webster Thirty-hour Tall Clock, Salop, England, composite brass dial with chapter ring marked "Webster, Salop," quarter-sawn oak case, brass thirty-hour time and strike pull-up movement powered by a More ...

Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1422
Sold for:
$400$325

Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, c. 1825, carved gilded eagle above the roman numeral iron dial with faint inscription reading "Warranted by...," rope-molded gilt frames enclosing the More ...

Two Anemometers

Two Anemometers

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1427A
Sold for:
$338$275

Two Anemometers, one with a brass housing and blade marked "AtelierRT," and an Italian example in a fitted green-painted box with stenciling that reads "Anemometro Bandruola." Clocks, Watches & More ...

Nine Swiss and European Watches and Watch Movements

Nine Swiss and European Watches and Watch Movements

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1434
Sold for:
$246$200

Nine Swiss and European Watches and Watch Movements, various makers and sizes. Provenance: John F. Gelson. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Wall Regulator

Wall Regulator

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1445
Unsold
 

Wall Regulator, Germany, architectural pediment, enamel arabic numeral dial, eight-day time and strike movement powered by going barrels and regulated by a pendulum, ht. 37 in. Clocks, Watches & More ...

Winterhalder & Hofmeier German Oak Shelf Clock

Winterhalder & Hofmeier German Oak Shelf Clock

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1448
Sold for:
$185$150

Winterhalder & Hofmeier German Oak Shelf Clock, retailed by Schierwater & Lloyd, pediment top, composite brass roman numeral dial, spring-powered eight-day time and strike movement, ht. 16 in. More ...

Gustav Becker Wall Regulator

Gustav Becker Wall Regulator

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1449
Sold for:
$369$300

Gustav Becker Wall Regulator, Germany, arched crest over the full-length door with foliate carving, etched brass dial with painted chapter ring, eight-day time and strike movement powered by two More ...

Large Gimbaled Ship's Compass

Large Gimbaled Ship's Compass

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1466
Unsold
 

Large Gimbaled Ship's Compass, 9 3/4-in. dia. brass ring calibrated in four quadrants, wet compass (now dry) mounted to a brass gimbal and housed in a later copper drum, overall dia. 13 in. More ...

Dennis's Patent 8-inch Brass-cased Sextant

Dennis's Patent 8-inch Brass-cased Sextant

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1475
Sold for:
$277$225

Dennis's Patent 8-inch Brass-cased Sextant, pierced frame with index arm, silvered scale and marked as above, housed in its fitted mahogany case with accessories. Clocks, Watches & Scientific More ...

Two 19th Century Sextants

Two 19th Century Sextants

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1476
Sold for:
$369$300

Two 19th Century Sextants, a 14-in. with name plaque reading "Wilkinson & Sons/London" and an 11-in. marked "Spencer/Barrett & Co.," both with ebony frames and brass index arms. Clocks, Watches & More ...

6-inch Brass Sextant

6-inch Brass Sextant

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1477
Unsold
 

6-inch Brass Sextant, index arm (damage) with magnifier and fine adjustment (damage), silvered scale, and sunshades. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...