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Ten Early Lighting Items

Ten Early Lighting Items

Auction:
3116M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2018
Lot:
154
Sold for:
$738$600

Ten Early Lighting Items, 19th century, three small lanterns, five oil lamps, a tin and glass lamp, and a brass lamp, ht. to 11 in. More ...

Wedgwood Black Basalt Vestal Oil Lamp

Wedgwood Black Basalt Vestal Oil Lamp

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$554$450

Wedgwood Black Basalt Vestal Oil Lamp, England, 19th century, oval shape molded with fluting above a running oak leaf band, acanthus leaves and bellflowers, the handle formed as a seated maiden More ...

Brass Student Lamp

Brass Student Lamp

Auction:
3110T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
2205
Sold for:
$37$30

Brass Student Lamp, electrified, without shade, ht. 21 in. More ...

Two Framed Carved, Painted, and Gilt Fans

Two Framed Carved, Painted, and Gilt Fans

Auction:
3110T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
2375
Sold for:
$369$300

Two Framed Carved, Painted, and Gilt Fans, one lacquered depicting courting scenes, the other with a carved and gilt mother-of-pearl handle and painted classical scene, ht. 15, wd. 24 1/2 in. More ...

Three Chinese-style Bronze and Ceramic Lamps

Three Chinese-style Bronze and Ceramic Lamps

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1188
Sold for:
$135$110

Three Chinese-style Bronze and Ceramic Lamps, ht. to 31 in. More ...

Large Wrought Iron Hearth Fork, a Brass Oil Lamp, and a Butter Mold

Large Wrought Iron Hearth Fork, a Brass Oil Lamp, and a Butter Mold

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1216
Sold for:
$62$50

Large Wrought Iron Hearth Fork, a Brass Oil Lamp, and a Butter Mold, lg. 47 1/2 in. More ...

Two Colorless Glass Oil Lamps and a Ceramic Shell-form Parrot Lamp

Two Colorless Glass Oil Lamps and a Ceramic Shell-form Parrot Lamp

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1325
Sold for:
$800$650

Two Colorless Glass Oil Lamps and a Ceramic Shell-form Parrot Lamp, ht. 34 in. More ...

Lady's 14kt Gold Open-face Watch

Lady's 14kt Gold Open-face Watch

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$277$225

Lady's 14kt Gold Open-face Watch, Switzerland, enamel roman numeral dial, stem-wind, pin-set, bar-type movement with cylinder escapement, in a fully engraved open-face case, dia. 36 mm, 39g. More ...

18kt Gold Lady's Open-face Watch

18kt Gold Lady's Open-face Watch

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
61
Sold for:
$431$350

18kt Gold Lady's Open-face Watch, Switzerland, enamel roman numeral dial with multicolored floral decoration around chapter ring, stem-wind, pin-set, movement with cylinder escapement, in a fully More ...

James Beesle Duplex Escapement Watch Movement and Dial

James Beesle Duplex Escapement Watch Movement and Dial

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
63
Unsold
 

James Beesle Duplex Escapement Watch Movement and Dial, London, porcelain dial (damage) with outer seconds, and two time zone dials, marked "Duplex" in red under the 60, and "James Beesle London," More ...

18kt Gold Quarter-repeating Open-face Watch

18kt Gold Quarter-repeating Open-face Watch

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
66
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

18kt Gold Quarter-repeating Open-face Watch, probably Switzerland, no. 4470, enamel arabic numeral dial, blued Breguet-style hands, key-wind, key-set, quarter-repeating movement with cylinder More ...

Silver Key-wind Open-face Watch and French Pedometer

Silver Key-wind Open-face Watch and French Pedometer

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$461$375

Silver Key-wind Open-face Watch and French Pedometer, the watch with double sunk roman numeral dial, unmarked key-wind, key-set, cylinder escapement movement in an open-face case marked "0.935," More ...

Martin Cheney Wood-front Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Martin Cheney Wood-front Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
161
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Martin Cheney Wood-front Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, Windsor, Vermont, c. 1805, mahogany veneered case with carved wood finial and plinth over the painted iron roman numeral dial marked "M. More ...

Waterbury Regulator No. 4 Walnut Wall Clock

Waterbury Regulator No. 4 Walnut Wall Clock

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
166
Sold for:
$400$325

Waterbury Regulator No. 4 Walnut Wall Clock, Waterbury, Connecticut, c. 1890, gallery top over the 10-in. painted zinc roman numeral dial, full-length glazed door, brass, eight-day movement with More ...

Charles Cabrier Dual Chime Bracket Clock

Charles Cabrier Dual Chime Bracket Clock

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
177
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Charles Cabrier Dual Chime Bracket Clock, London, mahogany veneer dome-top case, brass side carrying handles, glazed doors and side panels, arched composite brass dial with strike/silent in the More ...

Two 19th Century Brass and Steel Measuring Instruments

Two 19th Century Brass and Steel Measuring Instruments

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
273
Sold for:
$523$425

Two 19th Century Brass and Steel Measuring Instruments, a set of calipers marked on rear brass "TM 1852," with 6-in. arm; and a combination square with opposing hinged arms, lg. 13 1/2 in. More ...

Eleven Calipers and Compasses

Eleven Calipers and Compasses

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
274
Sold for:
$615$500

Eleven Calipers and Compasses, 19th century, steel inside/outside calipers, some figural examples, one marked "HBJ 1855 Norristown PA.," three brass and steel compasses, and a shoe-form punch. More ...

Set of Finely Engraved Iron Calipers

Set of Finely Engraved Iron Calipers

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
291
Unsold
 

Set of Finely Engraved Iron Calipers, 18th/19th century, 10-in. lg. iron calipers with hinged center, engraved diamond, and floral decoration throughout. Provenance: The property of Laurent More ...

Pair of Erotic Figural Calipers

Pair of Erotic Figural Calipers

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
296
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

Pair of Erotic Figural Calipers, France, 19th century, steel instrument with a man and woman figures in flagrante with their arms acting as the caliper, lg. 7 in. Provenance: The property of More ...

Three "Dancing" Calipers

Three "Dancing" Calipers

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
297
Sold for:
$246$200

Three "Dancing" Calipers, 19th century, two steel examples and a brass example marked "A. Green," lg. 4 1/2 to 5 1/2 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

19th Century Marked and Dated Plane

19th Century Marked and Dated Plane

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
451
Sold for:
$185$150

19th Century Marked and Dated Plane, France, 10-in. fruitwood body with carved scrolled tote, marked "PE" just above the escapement and "1823" on the side, with later metal sole. Provenance: The More ...

19th Century Dutch Plane

19th Century Dutch Plane

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
452
Sold for:
$185$150

19th Century Dutch Plane, 9 1/2-in. chip-carved body with simple tote, marked "1807" above the fluted and decorated escapement, and a carved six-petal flower-decorated wedge. Provenance: The More ...

17th Century Smoothing Plane

17th Century Smoothing Plane

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
457
Unsold
 

17th Century Smoothing Plane, probably France, 10 1/2-in. fruitwood body, front tote delicately carved with a figure of a dragon or lion's head with a scrolling mane, dated "1688" above the More ...

18th Century Radius Plane

18th Century Radius Plane

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
471
Sold for:
$154$125

18th Century Radius Plane, Netherlands, 9 1/2-in. body with simple carved scrolled tote, incised line-decorated sides, decorated escapement with "ND" in a heart with three-point mark below, iron More ...

17th Century Italian Long Plane

17th Century Italian Long Plane

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
478
Sold for:
$246$200

17th Century Italian Long Plane, with shaped pierced handle, simple line-decorated escapement edge, and carved scroll and reeded tote, lg. 28 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

18th Century Varloper or Try Plane

18th Century Varloper or Try Plane

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
482
Sold for:
$246$200

18th Century Varloper or Try Plane, Europe, tapered body with key-shaped escapement, and boldly carved and pierced scroll-decorated handle, lg. 26 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent More ...

17th Century Italian Varloper or Long Plane

17th Century Italian Varloper or Long Plane

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
489
Sold for:
$431$350

17th Century Italian Varloper or Long Plane, 24 1/2-in. fruitwood body with a delicately carved scroll- and step-decorated handle, cross decoration formed out of the escapement, small curved More ...

Four-plate Persian Astrolabe

Four-plate Persian Astrolabe

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
683
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Four-plate Persian Astrolabe, 19th century, 6-in. dia. instrument with engraved mater with limb marked in degrees, the tympanum with circles of altitude and azimuth, rotating plates and alidade with More ...

Renou Magician Automaton

Renou Magician Automaton

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
725
Unsold
 

Renou Magician Automaton, France, bisque head impressed "1" with straight neck, open mouth, large blue paperweight eyes, pierced ears, cork pate, left bisque hand holding the lid of a die-shaped box More ...

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Double Oil Lamp and Cover

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Double Oil Lamp and Cover

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1301
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Double Oil Lamp and Cover, England, c. 1775, stiff leaf cover, gadroon neck and shoulder and stiff leaf lower body, mounted atop a cut-corner triangular plinth, More ...