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Lacquered-Brass Theodolite

Lacquered-Brass Theodolite

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
1412
Sold for:
$411$350

Lacquered-Brass Theodolite, signed W.&S. Jones, 30 Holborn, London, with 3 1/2-inch silvered dial with eight-point rose, divided 0-90 in four quadrants, needle ring divided 0-360, steel needle with More ...

Japanese Military Transit

Japanese Military Transit

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
1415
Unsold
 

Japanese Military Transit, No. 257, olive-green finish with white paint-filled engravings in Japanese characters and Nikko, JES, with 3 1/4-inch diameter compass dial with East / West points More ...

Lacquered-Brass Theodolite by J.T. Hobby

Lacquered-Brass Theodolite by J.T. Hobby

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
1416
Sold for:
$823$700

Lacquered-Brass Theodolite by J.T. Hobby, New York, with 4 3/4-inch anodized brass dial , an engraved fleur-de-lis at North and central ribband with scrolling floriate design, silvered needle ring More ...

Brass Theodolite  by Wm. J. Young & Co.

Brass Theodolite by Wm. J. Young & Co.

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
1419
Sold for:
$705$600

Brass Theodolite by Wm. J. Young & Co., Philadelphia, No. 4124, with 4 1/2-inch diameter silvered dial, engraved star and scrolls at North, blued-steel needle, needle ring divided 0-90 in four More ...

Brass Theodolite by Young & Sons

Brass Theodolite by Young & Sons

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
1430
Sold for:
$646$550

Brass Theodolite by Young & Sons, Philadelphia, No. 7409, with 4-inch silvered dial with engraved fleur-de-lis star at North, needle ring divided 0-90 in four quadrants, blued-steel needle with More ...

Lacquered-Brass Theodolite by Edmund Draper

Lacquered-Brass Theodolite by Edmund Draper

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
1431
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

Lacquered-Brass Theodolite by Edmund Draper, Philadelphia, with 3 1/2-inch diameter silvered dial with engraved seven-point star at North, needle ring divided 0-90 in four quadrants, horizontal More ...

Brass Theodolite by Edmund Draper

Brass Theodolite by Edmund Draper

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
1432
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

Brass Theodolite by Edmund Draper, Philadelphia, with 4 1/2-inch diameter silvered dial with seven-point star at North, needle ring divided 0-90 in four quadrants, needle and clamp, horizontal More ...

Tiffany Studios Gilt Bronze and Caramel Slag Glass Pine Needle Pattern Table Frame.

Tiffany Studios Gilt Bronze and Caramel Slag Glass Pine Needle Pattern Table Frame.

Auction:
2271
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 17, 2005
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$2,703$2,300

Tiffany Studios Gilt Bronze and Caramel Slag Glass Pine Needle Pattern Table More ...

Two Chintz Pockets and Assorted Needlework, Lace Collars, and Trim

Two Chintz Pockets and Assorted Needlework, Lace Collars, and Trim

Auction:
2267
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 20, 2005
Lot:
359
Sold for:
$823$700

Two Chintz Pockets and Assorted Needlework, Lace Collars, and Trim, Connecticut, late 18th/early 19th century, the two chintz sewing pockets were made to be rolled and placed in a larger pocket, More ...

Needlework Pocketbook, Three Pincushions, Book-form Needle Case

Needlework Pocketbook, Three Pincushions, Book-form Needle Case

Auction:
2267
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 20, 2005
Lot:
375
Sold for:
$1,058$900

Needlework Pocketbook, Three Pincushions, Book-form Needle Case, Connecticut, 19th Connecticut, woven glazed wool pocketbook in brown, embroidered with flowers on front, back, and flap, the interior More ...

Maple Shaker Oval Sewing Carrier

Maple Shaker Oval Sewing Carrier

Auction:
2267
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 20, 2005
Lot:
630
Sold for:
$176$150

Maple Shaker Oval Sewing Carrier, Sabbathday Lake, Maine, the carrier with pine bottom and bent maple strap swing handle, the bottom lined with padded silk, with a stuffed silk pincushion and felt More ...

Tiffany Studios Gilt Bronze and Caramel Slag Glass Pine Needle Pattern Box and a Tiffany Furnaces Hexagonal Gilt Bronze, Favrile, and A

Tiffany Studios Gilt Bronze and Caramel Slag Glass Pine Needle Pattern Box and a Tiffany Furnaces Hexagonal Gilt Bronze, Favrile, and A

Auction:
2290
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 17, 2005
Lot:
638
Sold for:
$1,293$1,100

Tiffany Studios Gilt Bronze and Caramel Slag Glass Pine Needle Pattern Box and a Tiffany Furnaces Hexagonal Gilt Bronze, Favrile, and Amber Glass More ...

Federal-style Mahogany Pole Screen with Floral Needle and Berlinwork Panel.

Federal-style Mahogany Pole Screen with Floral Needle and Berlinwork Panel.

Auction:
2290
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 17, 2005
Lot:
756
Sold for:
$176$150

Federal-style Mahogany Pole Screen with Floral Needle and Berlinwork Panel. More ...

Northeast Pine Needle Basket

Northeast Pine Needle Basket

Auction:
2265
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 29, 2005
Lot:
271
Sold for:
$294$250

Northeast Pine Needle Basket, c. early 20th century, flat bottom with tapered midsection and flaring rim, two circular wrapped handles with applied seed decoration, ht. 8 1/2, dia. 8 1/2 More ...

Baroque-style Silk and Metallic Embroidered Statuary Dress

Baroque-style Silk and Metallic Embroidered Statuary Dress

Auction:
2264
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 15, 2005
Lot:
632
Sold for:
$3,290$2,800

Baroque-style Silk and Metallic Embroidered Statuary Dress, embroidered all over with blue, pink and green flowers within silver and gold metallic C-scrolls and cartouches, accented with silver More ...

14kt Gold and Reverse Crystal Pendant Necklace

14kt Gold and Reverse Crystal Pendant Necklace

Auction:
2261
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 14, 2004
Lot:
338
Unsold
 

14kt Gold and Reverse Crystal Pendant Necklace, depicting an iris among red flowers, suspended from a trace link chain with oak leaf, pine cone and needle motifs, completed by a barrel-form clasp, More ...

Primitive Needle-worked Cloth Man in Pilgrim Attire

Primitive Needle-worked Cloth Man in Pilgrim Attire

Auction:
2262
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 09, 2004
Lot:
1931
Sold for:
$47$40

Primitive Needle-worked Cloth Man in Pilgrim Attire, probably early 20th century, center-seam face with embroidered blue eyes, red mouth, blonde yarn hair, wire armature body, black outfit and hat More ...

Tiffany Studios Gilt Bronze Pine Needle Pattern Picture Frame.

Tiffany Studios Gilt Bronze Pine Needle Pattern Picture Frame.

Auction:
2263
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 18, 2004
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$676$575

Tiffany Studios Gilt Bronze Pine Needle Pattern Picture More ...

Ancient History, Budge, E.A. Wallis,   Five Titles

Ancient History, Budge, E.A. Wallis, Five Titles

Auction:
2254
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 28, 2004
Lot:
156A
Sold for:
$59$50

Ancient History, Budge, E.A. Wallis, Five Titles, The Life and Exploits of Alexander the Great; The Literature of the Egyptians; Cleopatra's Needles...; and two copies of The Nile: Notes for More ...

Wood Sewing Machine Model

Wood Sewing Machine Model

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$235$200

Wood Sewing Machine Model, prototype (?), with slim birch arm, thread holder, stitch plate and mahogany base on tapering feet, wd. 15 in.Provenance: Elias Howe Homestead, Ware, Massachusetts.In More ...

French Ivory Diptych Dial

French Ivory Diptych Dial

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
85
Sold for:
$264$225

French Ivory Diptych Dial, with engraved Roman numerals, string gnomon, printed compass rose and blued-steel needle, the top face engraved with S monogram in alternating black/white border, wd. 1/2 More ...

Mahogany Pocket Compass

Mahogany Pocket Compass

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
88
Sold for:
$147$125

Mahogany Pocket Compass, France, with 2 3/4-inch diameter dial with blued-steel needle, folding sight, window sight in mirror on the vertical face, scaled boxwood rule, lid with printed French More ...

Set of Twenty-eight Ivory Red Dot Dominos

Set of Twenty-eight Ivory Red Dot Dominos

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
431
Sold for:
$147$125

Set of Twenty-eight Ivory Red Dot Dominos, a set of twenty-eight ebony and ivory black dot dominos, and a silver thimble-form needle More ...

Surveyor's Vernier Compass by George Leighton Whitehouse

Surveyor's Vernier Compass by George Leighton Whitehouse

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
447
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

Surveyor's Vernier Compass by George Leighton Whitehouse, Dover, New Hampshire, with 5 1/2-inch diameter compass card divided 0-90 in four quadrants, brass needle clamp, mahogany body on More ...

Surveyor's Compass by Thomas Greenough

Surveyor's Compass by Thomas Greenough

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
448
Sold for:
$1,528$1,300

Surveyor's Compass by Thomas Greenough, the 4 3/4-inch diameter crosshatched card divided 0-90 in four quadrants, with central roundel of figure holding a backstaff and (indistinct) credit Made More ...

Mahogany Surveyor's Compass by Newell

Mahogany Surveyor's Compass by Newell

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
453
Sold for:
$1,998$1,700

Mahogany Surveyor's Compass by Newell, King Street, Boston, with printed card signed Callender, fleur-de-lis to North, brass compass ring, blued-steel needle, and two sighting vanes, wd. 14 More ...

Surveyor's Compass

Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
454
Sold for:
$705$600

Surveyor's Compass, the 5-inch hand-drawn compass card with crosshatched cardinal points, gilt torch motif to North, narrow steel needle on bone lifting-arm with clamp, pewter compass ring More ...

Cherrywood Surveyor's Compass

Cherrywood Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
456
Sold for:
$646$550

Cherrywood Surveyor's Compass, with 6-inch diameter printed compass card divided 0-90 in four quadrants, fleur-de-lis credited Wightman Sculp to North, scrolls to East, needle on brass lifting More ...

Mahogany Semi-Circumferentor

Mahogany Semi-Circumferentor

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
466
Sold for:
$470$400

Mahogany Semi-Circumferentor, stamped 1810, with pewter scale, hinged compass box (lacking needle) and mahogany alidade with brass sight vanes stored at the side, wd. 10 More ...

Brass Semi-Circumferentor

Brass Semi-Circumferentor

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
468
Sold for:
$470$400

Brass Semi-Circumferentor, with scale engraved 1-90-1 and fleur-de-lis at the North, inset compass with blued-steel needle, brass alidade with wingnut and folding sights, on mahogany base with More ...