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Four-foot Wooden Demonstration Slide Rule by Picket

Four-foot Wooden Demonstration Slide Rule by Picket

Auction:
2502
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 01, 2010
Lot:
709
Sold for:
$148$125

Four-foot Wooden Demonstration Slide Rule by Picket, circa 1970, yellow painted laminated wooden rule with black numerals, sliding Plexiglas cursor with aluminum brackets, lg. 48 in. More ...

Cased Balance Scale, Small Weight Set, Manual Slide Rule, and a Precision Measuring   Device

Cased Balance Scale, Small Weight Set, Manual Slide Rule, and a Precision Measuring Device

Auction:
2500
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 15, 2010
Lot:
566
Sold for:
$178$150

Cased Balance Scale, Small Weight Set, Manual Slide Rule, and a Precision Measuring Device, the precision measure for accurate thread count. More ...

19th Century American School Oil on Canvas Portrait of Gentleman Holding a Slide Rule and Compass with Sailing ...

19th Century American School Oil on Canvas Portrait of Gentleman Holding a Slide Rule and Compass with Sailing ...

Auction:
2485
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2009
Lot:
1166
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

19th Century American School Oil on Canvas Portrait of Gentleman Holding a Slide Rule and Compass with Sailing Ships in the Background, unsigned, framed, 33 x 27 in. More ...

G. Small Pocket Calculator Model No-2

G. Small Pocket Calculator Model No-2

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
265
Sold for:
$770$650

G. Small Pocket Calculator Model No-2, Boston, a 1 7/8 in. circular slide rule with scales along the peripheral, top and bottom surfaces, index arm marked G. Small Boston and Pat'd Sept. 18 1900. More ...

Brass Gunner's Meter by F.J. Leigh

Brass Gunner's Meter by F.J. Leigh

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
267
Sold for:
$178$150

Brass Gunner's Meter by F.J. Leigh, the brass and steel measuring device with maker's name at the top, graduated scales from 1-2 in 1/16 and 1/32 increments and 1-2 on steel central section More ...

Walnut Joiner's Caliper by T.R. Hoyt, Jr., and a Wine Wantage Rule

Walnut Joiner's Caliper by T.R. Hoyt, Jr., and a Wine Wantage Rule

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
284
Sold for:
$178$150

Walnut Joiner's Caliper by T.R. Hoyt, Jr., and a Wine Wantage Rule, the caliper and sliding arm calibrated for specific use and stamped T.R. Hoyt, Jr. 183(?)9 with both arms capped with brass, lg.36 More ...

British Desk Set

British Desk Set

Auction:
2441
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 21, 2009
Lot:
159
Sold for:
$326$275

British Desk Set, Mont Blanc fountain pen, a slide rule, a mother-of-pearl pen knife, a man's pocket watch, a brass and wood scale, and a wooden covered box. More ...

Brass American Plain Surveyor's Compass and a Scale Protractor Rule by Dodd

Brass American Plain Surveyor's Compass and a Scale Protractor Rule by Dodd

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
491
Sold for:
$3,750$3,750

Brass American Plain Surveyor's Compass and a Scale Protractor Rule by Dodd, the compass box lightly engraved JH, with 5-inch dia. silvered dial, eight-point rose part-hatched at the cardinal More ...

Group of Miscellaneous Ephemera and Collectibles

Group of Miscellaneous Ephemera and Collectibles

Auction:
2404
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 16, 2008
Lot:
135
Sold for:
$119$100

Group of Miscellaneous Ephemera and Collectibles, including a 1904 die-cut valentine, Sarah Bradford Ripley genealogy booklet, oak framed panoramic Harvard Yard photograph, novelty pilot's alcohol More ...

Six Woodworking Planes and Tools

Six Woodworking Planes and Tools

Auction:
2396
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2008
Lot:
1100
Sold for:
$593$500

Six Woodworking Planes and Tools, a Stanley Rule and Level Co. cast brass molding plane, a wood laminated box plane, a Greenfield Tool Co., no. 534 molding plane, an N. Chapin & Co. Eagle Factory More ...

Group Lot

Group Lot

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
55A
Sold for:
$235$200

Group Lot, including Rolleiflex cameras, Kodak Medalist, Short & Mason pocket altimeter, a slide rule, and other items. More ...

Bennett Portable Typewriter, a Metal Postal Scale, and a Keuffel & Esser Slide Rule.

Bennett Portable Typewriter, a Metal Postal Scale, and a Keuffel & Esser Slide Rule.

Auction:
2360
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 19, 2007
Lot:
187B
Sold for:
$118$100

Bennett Portable Typewriter, a Metal Postal Scale, and a Keuffel & Esser Slide Rule. More ...

Group of Calculators and Slide Rules

Group of Calculators and Slide Rules

Auction:
2355
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Mar 24, 2007
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$206$175

Group of Calculators and Slide Rules, including a Lightning Adding Machine in maker's box. More ...

Sike's Hydrometer

Sike's Hydrometer

Auction:
2355
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Mar 24, 2007
Lot:
11A
Sold for:
$294$250

Sike's Hydrometer, with brass bulb, nine weights, end-block, mercury thermometer, and two bone sliding alcohol proof rules stamped Buss, Maker, 33 Hatton Garden London, in velvet-lined fitted More ...

Binary Slide Rule and Other Calculating Instruments

Binary Slide Rule and Other Calculating Instruments

Auction:
2355
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Mar 24, 2007
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$118$100

Binary Slide Rule and Other Calculating Instruments, by Tavella Sales Co., New York, copyright 1931 and 1940, the 8 1/2-inch dia. metal disc with perspex index arm, in original leather wallet with More ...

Thatcher's Calculating Instrument

Thatcher's Calculating Instrument

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$940$800

Thatcher's Calculating Instrument, by Keuffel & Esser Co., New York, No. 4012 / 4142, patd. by Edwin Thatcher 1881, with outer paper-covered scales on revolving brass rings, and 19-inch sliding More ...

Two Boxwood Rules

Two Boxwood Rules

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$294$250

Two Boxwood Rules, one by Merrifield & Co., New York, with navigational tables; the other a slide rule. More ...

Fifteen Slide Rules

Fifteen Slide Rules

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
7A
Sold for:
$176$150

Fifteen Slide Rules, including Eugene Dietzgen Co. Maniphase rule in box; Keuffel & Esser Co. Manheim, Favorite, Student's and Polyphase Duplex rules in boxes; A.W. Faber in box; Frederick Post Co. More ...

Brass Equinoctial Ring Dial by Richard Rust

Brass Equinoctial Ring Dial by Richard Rust

Auction:
2314
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 03, 2005
Lot:
556
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

Brass Equinoctial Ring Dial by Richard Rust, signed R. Rust, callibrated in individual degrees 0-90-0 through two quadrants on both sides of the meridian ring, the hour ring engraved I-XII-I with More ...

Albert Nestler "System Rietz" Slide Rule

Albert Nestler "System Rietz" Slide Rule

Auction:
2278
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 16, 2005
Lot:
611
Sold for:
$35$30

Albert Nestler "System Rietz" Slide Rule, with ivorine scale and printed table on reverse listing m3 weight and melting points of various metals and minerals, lg. 11 in., in maker's slip case. More ...

Tate's Patent Arithmometer

Tate's Patent Arithmometer

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
1227
Unsold
 

Tate's Patent Arithmometer, b y C. & E. Layton, London, with sloping lacquered-brass face, two displays of nine and sixteen digits set from milled-brass knobs in hinged and sliding plate, eight More ...

Thatcher's Calculating Instrument by Keuffel & Esser Co.

Thatcher's Calculating Instrument by Keuffel & Esser Co.

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
1228
Unsold
 

Thatcher's Calculating Instrument by Keuffel & Esser Co., New York, patd. by Edwin Thatcher 1881, with rotating paper-covered inner cylinder and outer scales, on mahogany base with printed More ...

Fuller's Calculating Slide Rule by Stanley

Fuller's Calculating Slide Rule by Stanley

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
1231
Sold for:
$382$325

Fuller's Calculating Slide Rule by Stanley, London, with two sliding cylinders, tables of Powers and Roots, Decimals and other calculations on the inner cylinder, on mahogany handle, lg. 17 in., in More ...

Brass Equinoctial Ring Dial by Metz

Brass Equinoctial Ring Dial by Metz

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
1249
Sold for:
$1,998$1,700

Brass Equinoctial Ring Dial by Metz, signed C. Metz Fecit, with meridian ring divided 0-90 through one quadrant, hour ring engraved with Roman numerals in thirty-minute divisions, and bridge with More ...

Brass Surveyor's Compass by E. Kutz

Brass Surveyor's Compass by E. Kutz

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
1376
Sold for:
$2,233$1,900

Brass Surveyor's Compass by E. Kutz, with 4 3/4-inch silvered dial signed E. Kutz, New York, the central ring and cardinal points decorated with foliate scrolls, flowers and shells, the subcardinal More ...

Thatcher's Calculator by Keuffel & Esser

Thatcher's Calculator by Keuffel & Esser

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$499$425

Thatcher's Calculator by Keuffel & Esser, Model 4012, No. 5008, with inner rotating cylinder and outer scales, on mahogany base, wd. 21 in., in mahogany case with copy More ...

Brass  Equinoctal Ring Dial

Brass Equinoctal Ring Dial

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
82
Sold for:
$3,408$2,900

Brass Equinoctal Ring Dial, by Le Maire, Paris, with sliding steel cursor and brass suspension ring, dia. 5 in.; the meridian ring is divided 0-90 in two quadrants and engraved with the latitudes More ...

Hydrometer

Hydrometer

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
409
Sold for:
$118$100

Hydrometer, with brass bulb, ivory thermometer marked Buss, London, boxwood slide rule and nine (of ten) brass weights, in fitted mahogany case with boxwood inlay and plaque on lid, wd. 8 More ...

Rules

Rules

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
446
Sold for:
$88$75

Rules, an ebonized box containing 12-inch boxwood rules; an Acu-Math slide rule in box; 24-inch folding boxwood sector rule; Hicks 48-inch boxwood rule; lettering set and other More ...

Surveyor's Six-Fold Plane Table Rule

Surveyor's Six-Fold Plane Table Rule

Auction:
2170
Auction:
Sale #2170 - May 03, 2003
Lot:
210
Sold for:
$646$550

Surveyor's Six-Fold Plane Table Rule, probably English, 18th century, the boxwood instrument with scales in inches and degrees to both sides, , 15 x 19 1/2 in. opened., and various other latter More ...