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Nine Experimental and Sample Movement Models

Nine Experimental and Sample Movement Models

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
55
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Nine Experimental and Sample Movement Models, a Hamilton tracer watch for climograph gyro, 6 size, grade 987S, marked "Sample 81"; an escapement marked "Grade 32/Sample 40"; an escapement marked More ...

Kimber Cleaver's Improved Protractor

Kimber Cleaver's Improved Protractor

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$861$700

Kimber Cleaver's Improved Protractor, made by William J. Young, Philadelphia, 5 1/4-in. lacquered brass instrument engraved as above, X-frame with circular central knob that rotates the engraved More ...

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

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

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
236
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

William J. Young & Sons "Burt's Solar Compass," Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1872, original lacquered instrument, horizontal circle engraved in four quadrants reading 0-90 and read by opposed More ...

William J. Young Enginer's Transit

William J. Young Enginer's Transit

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
249
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

William J. Young Enginer's Transit, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1831, lacquered brass instrument with 8-in. inverting telescope, mounted in standards, one of the standards has provisions for More ...

Joseph Schedler's 12-inch Terrestrial Globe

Joseph Schedler's 12-inch Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
264
Unsold
 

Joseph Schedler's 12-inch Terrestrial Globe, mid-19th century, twelve colored printed gores with cartouche in the Pacific, iron meridian ring with scale in four quadrants, paper horizon band laid More ...

Newton's 3-inch Terrestrial Globe

Newton's 3-inch Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
270
Sold for:
$677$550

Newton's 3-inch Terrestrial Globe, 66 Chanery Lane, London, 19th century, printed gores with cartouche reading in part as above, half-brass meridian ring mounted to a turned wood base, ht. 6 in. More ...

Complete Newton & Co. 10-inch Ebony Quadrant

Complete Newton & Co. 10-inch Ebony Quadrant

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
283
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Complete Newton & Co. 10-inch Ebony Quadrant, South Fleet Street, London, pierced ebony frame with brass index arm, vernier and lock-down screw, cross bar plaque reads "Newton & Co. S.Fleet St. More ...

Adie & Son Lacquered Brass Anemometer

Adie & Son Lacquered Brass Anemometer

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$308$250

Adie & Son Lacquered Brass Anemometer, Edinburgh, Scotland, 19th century, portable instrument with hinged access door opening to reveal the geared count wheel engraved "Adie & Son/Edin," main shaft More ...

Six Compound Monocular Microscopes

Six Compound Monocular Microscopes

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
356
Sold for:
$308$250

Six Compound Monocular Microscopes, 19th/20th century. More ...

United States Space Program Photographs and Ephemera

United States Space Program Photographs and Ephemera

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
601
Sold for:
$49$40

United States Space Program Photographs and Ephemera, late 20th century, includes Titan I-III and Gemini Space Launch Systems "Fact Sheets for Press"; forty Martin Marietta Space and Missile Program More ...

Two 14kt Gold Watch Fobs

Two 14kt Gold Watch Fobs

Auction:
3136T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 17, 2018
Lot:
1038
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Two 14kt Gold Watch Fobs, with chain, 39.8 dwt. More ...

Painted Pottery Standing Ox

Painted Pottery Standing Ox

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1449
Sold for:
$62$50

Painted Pottery Standing Ox, China, Han dynasty style, ht. 7 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Lefebrve Goyon Aneroid Wall Barometer

Lefebrve Goyon Aneroid Wall Barometer

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1059
Sold for:
$135$110

Lefebrve Goyon Aneroid Wall Barometer, carved and applied ornament decorated oak case with enameled thermometer, and barometer, lg. 25 in. More ...

Thomas Edison Model "D" Home Phonograph

Thomas Edison Model "D" Home Phonograph

Auction:
3118T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 23, 2018
Lot:
1017
Sold for:
$400$325

Thomas Edison Model "D" Home Phonograph, serial number 740149, the case front reading in script "Edison," black-painted bedplate with pinstriping, brass maker's plate marked "Edison Standard More ...

Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Portrait Plaque of Joseph Priestly

Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Portrait Plaque of Joseph Priestly

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Portrait Plaque of Joseph Priestly, England, late 18th century, oval shape with white relief bust profile to the left, impressed mark, lg. 12 in.; set in an ebonized More ...

Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Portrait Medallion of Sir Isaac Newton

Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Portrait Medallion of Sir Isaac Newton

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
423
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Portrait Medallion of Sir Isaac Newton, England, 19th century, oval form with applied white relief depiction, incised title and impressed mark, lg. 5 3/8 in.; set in More ...

Indian Short Sword

Indian Short Sword

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1031
Sold for:
$400$325

Indian Short Sword, last quarter 19th century, steel blade engraved with designs, with cutout dagger motif and wood handle, lg. 20 3/4 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Sea Dayak Long Sword, Parang Pandit

Sea Dayak Long Sword, Parang Pandit

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1045
Sold for:
$369$300

Sea Dayak Long Sword, Parang Pandit, 19th century, long steel blade with steel hilt and animal hair attached to one end, lg. 32 1/2 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Two Sudanese Swords and a Dagger

Two Sudanese Swords and a Dagger

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1122
Sold for:
$308$250

Two Sudanese Swords and a Dagger, with crocodile skin sheaths, steel blades, the longest with a wood handle inlaid with shell, lg. 10 1/4, 22 1/2, and 29 1/4 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane More ...

Central African Sword and Scabbard

Central African Sword and Scabbard

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1187
Sold for:
$369$300

Central African Sword and Scabbard, Congo, wide leather scabbard holds a sword with a carved wooden handle and iron blade, lg. of sword 20 1/2, lg. of scabbard with sword 22 in. Provenance: More ...

Five Framed Fly-fishing Flies and Design Sketches by Eric Flachbart

Five Framed Fly-fishing Flies and Design Sketches by Eric Flachbart

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3073
Sold for:
$308$250

Five Framed Fly-fishing Flies and Design Sketches by Eric Flachbart, 20th century, the flies named "Supervisor," "Nine-Three," Grey Ghost," "Magog Smelt," and "Mickey Finn," overall framed More ...

Paget, Sir James (1814-1899) Autograph Letter Signed, 12 November 1880 to Charles Darwin (1809-1882)

Paget, Sir James (1814-1899) Autograph Letter Signed, 12 November 1880 to Charles Darwin (1809-1882)

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1058
Sold for:
$154$125

Paget, Sir James (1814-1899) Autograph Letter Signed, 12 November 1880 to Charles Darwin (1809-1882) Single laid paper sheet of Dr. Paget's Harewood Place writing paper, sending Darwin a printed More ...

Da Vinci, Leonardo (1452-1519) Trattato della Pittura di Lionardo da Vinci.

Da Vinci, Leonardo (1452-1519) Trattato della Pittura di Lionardo da Vinci.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1140
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Da Vinci, Leonardo (1452-1519) Trattato della Pittura di Lionardo da Vinci. Paris: Langlois, 1651. First edition, folio, engraved portrait, engraved vignette on title, engraved initials, head and More ...

Schott, Gaspar (1608-1666) and Athanasius Kircher (1602-1680) Joco-Seriorum Naturae et Artis, sive Magiae Naturalis Centuriae Tres.

Schott, Gaspar (1608-1666) and Athanasius Kircher (1602-1680) Joco-Seriorum Naturae et Artis, sive Magiae Naturalis Centuriae Tres.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1261
Sold for:
$984$800

Schott, Gaspar (1608-1666) and Athanasius Kircher (1602-1680) Joco-Seriorum Naturae et Artis, sive Magiae Naturalis Centuriae Tres. Frankfurt am Main: Cholin, 1672. Quarto, engraved frontis opposite More ...

Science and Medicine, Four Volumes by Hermann von Helmholtz (1821-1894) and Moritz Heinrich Romberg (1795-1873).

Science and Medicine, Four Volumes by Hermann von Helmholtz (1821-1894) and Moritz Heinrich Romberg (1795-1873).

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1262
Unsold
 

Science and Medicine, Four Volumes by Hermann von Helmholtz (1821-1894) and Moritz Heinrich Romberg (1795-1873). Including: Romberg's A Manual of the Nervous Diseases of Man, London: for the More ...

von Braun, Wernher, Four Photographs.

von Braun, Wernher, Four Photographs.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2005
Unsold
 

von Braun, Wernher, Four Photographs. Four black-and-white 8 x 10 in. photographs of von Braun posing with a model of the first proposed American satellite on the occasion of Eisenhower's approval More ...

von Braun, Wernher, Six Photographs.

von Braun, Wernher, Six Photographs.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2006
Unsold
 

von Braun, Wernher, Six Photographs. Six black-and-white 8 x 10 in. photographs: von Braun with fellow scientists Seamans, Rees, and Petrone posing before SA-5, the most powerful and most heavily More ...

von Braun, Wernher, Five Photographs.

von Braun, Wernher, Five Photographs.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2008
Unsold
 

von Braun, Wernher, Five Photographs. Five black-and-white 8 x 10 in. photographs showing von Braun in a pressure suit checking its properties in a buoyancy simulator tank. (5) Clocks, Watches & More ...

von Braun, Wernher, Five Photographs.

von Braun, Wernher, Five Photographs.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2009
Unsold
 

von Braun, Wernher, Five Photographs. Five black-and-white 8 x 10 in. photographs of von Braun, including portraits, press events, and others. (5) Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments More ...

von Braun, Wernher, Four Photographs and a Slide.

von Braun, Wernher, Four Photographs and a Slide.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2010
Unsold
 

von Braun, Wernher, Four Photographs and a Slide. Images of von Braun with President Ford; other dignitaries; at meetings; and a color 5 x 4 in. slide of von Braun at Mission Control. (5) Clocks, More ...