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Protracting Parallel Rule

Protracting Parallel Rule

Auction:
2502
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 01, 2010
Lot:
723
Sold for:
$770$650

Protracting Parallel Rule, William Helffricht, Philadelphia, the parallel rule with "S" hinges, lower section with engraved index, the upper engraved Wm. Helffricht Maker Philada, protractor More ...

Mahogany Cased and Brass Oil Lamp Illuminated John Bliss & Co. Ships Compass.

Mahogany Cased and Brass Oil Lamp Illuminated John Bliss & Co. Ships Compass.

Auction:
2485
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2009
Lot:
752
Sold for:
$356$300

Mahogany Cased and Brass Oil Lamp Illuminated John Bliss & Co. Ship's Compass. More ...

Two Boxed Compasses and Two Carved Wooden Compasses

Two Boxed Compasses and Two Carved Wooden Compasses

Auction:
2482
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 08, 2009
Lot:
270
Sold for:
$237$200

Two Boxed Compasses and Two Carved Wooden Compasses, early 19th century, one round in a brass case, labeled "J. KEHEW NEW BEDFORD," one brass gimbaled in a slide-lid wooden box labeled "E. & G.W. More ...

Gothic Revival 18kt Gold and Oxidized Silver Pendant, Froment-Meurice

Gothic Revival 18kt Gold and Oxidized Silver Pendant, Froment-Meurice

Auction:
2471
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 15, 2009
Lot:
387
Sold for:
$3,437$2,900

Gothic Revival 18kt Gold and Oxidized Silver Pendant, Froment-Meurice, c. early 1850s, depicting a crusader taking leave of his lady, attended by pages, against an elborate scrollwork screen and More ...

William Trost Richards (American, 1833-1905)      Summer Clouds

William Trost Richards (American, 1833-1905) Summer Clouds

Auction:
2470
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2009
Lot:
372
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

William Trost Richards (American, 1833-1905) Summer Clouds Signed "Wm. T. Richards." l.l., purportedly titled, probably in a later hand, on the reverse. Watercolor on paper, sight size 33 3/4 More ...

Boxed Set of Drafting Instruments

Boxed Set of Drafting Instruments

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
287
Sold for:
$178$150

Boxed Set of Drafting Instruments, including a 13 1/2 in. brass and steel divider, compass, and other instruments in a felt-lined walnut box, lg. 15 in. More ...

Brass Protractor by Heath & Company

Brass Protractor by Heath & Company

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
288
Sold for:
$178$150

Brass Protractor by Heath & Company, London, with a 6 1/2 in. dia. circle with three spokes, one marked with maker's name, inset silver scale calibrated 0-180 to two quadrants, vernier scales with More ...

Student Cased Set of Bone and Steel Drafting Instruments

Student Cased Set of Bone and Steel Drafting Instruments

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
290
Sold for:
$83$70

Student Cased Set of Bone and Steel Drafting Instruments, including dividers, compasses of varying sizes and ruling pen in a fitted walnut case, 6 x 8 in. More ...

Architect Cased Set of Drafting Instruments

Architect Cased Set of Drafting Instruments

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
291
Sold for:
$800$675

Architect Cased Set of Drafting Instruments, the three tiered case with first, an assortment of drafting tools including numerous compasses of varying sizes, bone handled ruling pens and beam More ...

Two Brass Radial Arm Protractors by Lawes Rabjohns Ltd.

Two Brass Radial Arm Protractors by Lawes Rabjohns Ltd.

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
292
Sold for:
$95$80

Two Brass Radial Arm Protractors by Lawes Rabjohns Ltd., London, the first, a 5 3/4 in. dia. full circle with three spokes and calibrated 0-360 in two directions, the last a 3 in. radius half circle More ...

Brass, Steel, and Oak Beam Compass by S. J. Gurney

Brass, Steel, and Oak Beam Compass by S. J. Gurney

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
293
Unsold
 

Brass, Steel, and Oak Beam Compass by S. J. Gurney, brass adjustable slides with knurled thumbscrews and sharpened steel pointers running on an oak beam stamped at both ends S. J. Gurney, used to More ...

Walnut Queen Anne Tall Clock

Walnut Queen Anne Tall Clock

Auction:
2444
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 15, 2009
Lot:
112
Sold for:
$44,438$37,500

Walnut Queen Anne Tall Clock, Gawen Brown, Brattle Street, Boston, c. 1760, with sarchophagus top, tombstone-shaped glazed hood door flanked by plain free standing columns, hinged waist door, low More ...

Two Engraved Powder Horns

Two Engraved Powder Horns

Auction:
2434
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 20, 2008
Lot:
883
Sold for:
$889$750

Two Engraved Powder Horns, one decorated with flowers, compass flower medallions and lunettes, with pine butt plug dated "1758," the other with a Masonic compass and square, arrow, compass flowers More ...

Maple and Oak Adjustable Drafting Table

Maple and Oak Adjustable Drafting Table

Auction:
2429
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2008
Lot:
1198B
Sold for:
$95$80

Maple and Oak Adjustable Drafting Table, table lg. 60, wd. 37 in. More ...

Brass Pantograph by W. & S. Jones

Brass Pantograph by W. & S. Jones

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
470
Sold for:
$150$150

Brass Pantograph by W. & S. Jones, Holborn, London, with engraved indices, bone wheels and sliding pen, in mahogany case (segment missing from one end) inscribed 18 inch Pentagraph. More ...

Fish Skin-Cased Pocket Drafting Set

Fish Skin-Cased Pocket Drafting Set

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
492
Sold for:
$325$325

Fish Skin-Cased Pocket Drafting Set, comprising brass protractor, ebony and bone rules, bone sector, two pair of compasses, and other items (missing two), in fish skin-covered pasteboard case, lg. 6 More ...

Late George III Mahogany Canterbury

Late George III Mahogany Canterbury

Auction:
2417
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 12, 2008
Lot:
493
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Late George III Mahogany Canterbury, early 19th century, with four divisions and dipped dividers, base drawer on turned legs, on casters, ht. 19 3/4, wd. 20, dp. 14 1/2 in. More ...

Regency Mahogany Canterbury

Regency Mahogany Canterbury

Auction:
2402
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 10, 2008
Lot:
804
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

Regency Mahogany Canterbury, 19th century, with four divisions and concave dividers, on turned legs ending in casters, ht. 24 1/2, wd. 17 1/2, dp. 14 1/4 in. More ...

Two L.S. Starrett Co. Master Patterns

Two L.S. Starrett Co. Master Patterns

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
69
Sold for:
$147$125

Two L.S. Starrett Co. Master Patterns, for an adjustable square head, and the protractor head for a combination square. More ...

Victorian Mahogany Canterbury

Victorian Mahogany Canterbury

Auction:
2363
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 28, 2007
Lot:
221
Sold for:
$470$400

Victorian Mahogany Canterbury, c. 1880, with four divisions, each formed with openwork scrolls and flowerheads, with turned spindle dividers, apron drawer, turned feet on casters, ht. 18 1/2 , wd. More ...

Cased Drafting Set

Cased Drafting Set

Auction:
2355
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Mar 24, 2007
Lot:
304
Sold for:
$235$200

Cased Drafting Set, the fitted tray housing steel, brass and bone instruments, including dividers, compasses and pen, in silk-lined walnut case with lid escutcheon, wd. 12 in. More ...

Cased Drafting Set

Cased Drafting Set

Auction:
2355
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Mar 24, 2007
Lot:
305
Sold for:
$147$125

Cased Drafting Set, early / mid-19th century, comprising two ruling pens, one with wingnut, with ivory handle, two dividers, and compass insert, in fitted leather-covered case with embossed lid and More ...

Brass Full-Circle Protractor and a Strength-Tester

Brass Full-Circle Protractor and a Strength-Tester

Auction:
2355
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Mar 24, 2007
Lot:
306
Sold for:
$118$100

Brass Full-Circle Protractor and a Strength-Tester, lacquered-brass 360° protractor engraved S. & S. Ltd., B. 1443 and arrow mark, dia. 12 in.; a strength-tester, possibly for medical use, by T.A. More ...

Mixed Technical Lot

Mixed Technical Lot

Auction:
2344
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 14, 2006
Lot:
1559
Sold for:
$353$300

Mixed Technical Lot, including a brass two-inch three-draw telescope (optics chipped), slit apparatus by Griffin, London, a Davey-type miner's lamp, a Stoppani pocket compass, Ansonia Sunwatch, and More ...

Weights and Measures

Weights and Measures

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
12
Sold for:
$176$150

Weights and Measures, a cased pocket coin balance with weights; a set of American brass nesting weights in turned fruitwood case; a boxwood sovereign scale; a boxwood vernier demonstrator; a boxwood More ...

Two Compasses

Two Compasses

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
50
Sold for:
$176$150

Two Compasses, a gimbaled compass by Hildebrand, Freiberg, No. 2065, with silvered 3-inch dial, East and West reversed (crossed out and re-written in pencil), needle ring divided counter-clockwise More ...

Brass Full-Circle Protractor by Thomas Jones

Brass Full-Circle Protractor by Thomas Jones

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
97A
Sold for:
$294$250

Brass Full-Circle Protractor by Thomas Jones, signed Thomas Jones, 62 Charing Cross, London, with engraved divisions and double rotating index arm with opposite verniers and pins, dia. 5 3/4 in., More ...

Brass Surveying Quadrant

Brass Surveying Quadrant

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
151
Sold for:
$2,233$1,900

Brass Surveying Quadrant, possibly by Francis Whitely, with protractor divided 0-90°, pointer on hinged arm, outkeeper, engraved LT (links and tenths) and tables, silvered trough compass fitting More ...

Drafting Instruments

Drafting Instruments

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
152
Sold for:
$588$500

Drafting Instruments, a brass parallel rule with protractor by Wm. Helfrfricht, Philadelphia; a French brass sector; a 9 1/4-inch brass parallel rule with engraved links and central rosettes; a More ...

Drafting Instruments

Drafting Instruments

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
154
Sold for:
$176$150

Drafting Instruments, a lacquered-brass half-circle protractor with radius arm, vernier and scale, lg. 20 in.; and two mahogany T-squares, one stamped P. Terriault, N. York. More ...