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Meneely & Oothout Vernier Compass

Meneely & Oothout Vernier Compass

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
651
Sold for:
$554$450

Meneely & Oothout Vernier Compass, West Troy, New York, c. 1840, 6-in. blued-steel needle, engraved silvered dial reading as above, center star line pattern with points in script, scale divided in More ...

Benjamin Pike & Son Vernier Compass and Two 18th Century New Jersey Land Deeds

Benjamin Pike & Son Vernier Compass and Two 18th Century New Jersey Land Deeds

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
654
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Benjamin Pike & Son Vernier Compass and Two 18th Century New Jersey Land Deeds, New York, c. 1850, 6-in. dia. engraved silvered dial signed "Benjamin Pike & Son/New York," cardinal, and More ...

Richard Patten & Son Surveyor's Compass

Richard Patten & Son Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
655
Unsold
 

Richard Patten & Son Surveyor's Compass, Baltimore, Maryland, c. 1855, 6-in. engraved silvered dial with cardinal and intercardinal points, fleur-de-lis representing north, and engraved "Richard More ...

Rittenhouse & Potts Vernier Compass

Rittenhouse & Potts Vernier Compass

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
657
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Rittenhouse & Potts Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, first quarter 19th century, 5 1/4-in. engraved silver dial with eight-point rose and fleur-de-lis representing north, raised central More ...

Richard Patten & Son Surveyor's Compass

Richard Patten & Son Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
658
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Richard Patten & Son Surveyor's Compass, New York, c. 1825, 4 1/4-in. dia. engraved silvered dial signed "Rich d Patten, New York," engraved star pattern with compass points in block lettering and a More ...

John Roach Vernier Compass

John Roach Vernier Compass

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
660
Unsold
 

John Roach Vernier Compass, New York, c. 1835, 6-in. blued-steel needle, engraved silvered dial with cardinal and intercardinal points in block lettering, fleur-de-lis representing north, and More ...

Brass Equinoctial Augsburg-style Pocket Sundial

Brass Equinoctial Augsburg-style Pocket Sundial

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
680
Sold for:
$554$450

Brass Equinoctial Augsburg-style Pocket Sundial, Germany, the engraved octagonal base with silvered dial compass and directionals in Latin, folding hour ring with roman numerals and needle gnomon, More ...

Cased Acme Course Corrector and a Thomas Hall Surveyor's Compass

Cased Acme Course Corrector and a Thomas Hall Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1552
Sold for:
$172$140

Cased Acme Course Corrector and a Thomas Hall Surveyor's Compass, Sea Emergency Devices Co., New York, 10-in. dia. stainless steel and aluminum disc with calibrated rings, the outer fixed ring More ...

Cylindrical Wallpaper Box

Cylindrical Wallpaper Box

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
251
Sold for:
$246$200

Cylindrical Wallpaper Box, America, 19th century, blue floral print on a light blue printed background, with steel needles inside, lg. 8 7/8 in. More ...

Group of Bone and Whale Ivory Sewing Items

Group of Bone and Whale Ivory Sewing Items

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1100
Sold for:
$584$475

Group of Bone and Whale Ivory Sewing Items, 19th century, including several large and small knitting needles, bodkins, button hooks, thread holders, a needle case, and a plain busk, lg. to 25 in. More ...

Missionary Ragbaby

Missionary Ragbaby

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1041
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Missionary Ragbaby, Julia Beecher, Elmira, New York, c. 1900, black stockinette with needle sculpted face, painted eyes and mouth, looped hair, and stitched ears; with extra clothes including two More ...

Nineteen Lacquered Bowls

Nineteen Lacquered Bowls

Auction:
3071T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2018
Lot:
1064
Sold for:
$135$110

Nineteen Lacquered Bowls, Japan, 20th century, ten depicting gold maki-e cranes and pine needles on a red ground, dia. 7; nine depicting gold maki-e cranes and clouds on a black ground, dia. 5 in. More ...

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Bowl

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Bowl

Auction:
3070B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2018
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$984$800

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Bowl, New York, 1907-38, with a pinecone and pine needle motif to rim, dia. 8 in., approx. 16.8 troy oz. More ...

August Friedrich Siegert (German, 1820-1883)      Two Genre Portraits: Man with Pipe Reading a Newspaper

August Friedrich Siegert (German, 1820-1883) Two Genre Portraits: Man with Pipe Reading a Newspaper

Auction:
3070B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2018
Lot:
382
Sold for:
$984$800

August Friedrich Siegert (German, 1820-1883) Two Genre Portraits: Man with Pipe Reading a Newspaper and Woman Threading a Needle Both signed "A. Siegert" u.r. Oils on canvas, 11 3/8 x 9 3/8 in. More ...

Tiffany Studios Pine Needle Clock

Tiffany Studios Pine Needle Clock

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
132
Unsold
 

Tiffany Studios Pine Needle Clock Art glass, bronze, brass New York, early 20th century Caramel slag glass with pine needle overlay, eight-day time and strike, France, base marked Tiffany More ...

Tiffany Studios Pine Needle Pattern Calendar Frame

Tiffany Studios Pine Needle Pattern Calendar Frame

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
134
Sold for:
$523$425

Tiffany Studios Pine Needle Pattern Calendar Frame Bronze, art glass New York, early 20th century Rectangular frame with pine needle metal overlay on green slag glass, back stand, marked Tiffany More ...

Tiffany Studios Pine Needle Box

Tiffany Studios Pine Needle Box

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
135
Sold for:
$185$150

Tiffany Studios Pine Needle Box Bronze, art glass New York, early 20th century Rectangular form in caramel slag glass with pine needle overlay, marked Tiffany Studios, New York, 808, ht. 2 1/8, More ...

Eleven Tiffany Studios Desk Set Items in Pine Needle and Grapevine Patterns

Eleven Tiffany Studios Desk Set Items in Pine Needle and Grapevine Patterns

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
136
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Eleven Tiffany Studios Desk Set Items in Pine Needle and Grapevine Patterns Bronze, glass New York, early 20th century Tray, stamp box, calendar frame with paper calendars, rectangular covered More ...

Eskimo Carved Walrus Tusk Needle Case

Eskimo Carved Walrus Tusk Needle Case

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$338$275

Eskimo Carved Walrus Tusk Needle Case, c. first quarter 20th century, with relief-carved seal and incised detail, lg. 8 1/2 in. More ...

Three Vintage Leather Jackets

Three Vintage Leather Jackets

Auction:
3062T
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 13, 2017
Lot:
1065
Sold for:
$277$225

Three Vintage Leather Jackets, labeled Gandalf & Company Detroit, By Appointment Ltd. London, and The Glovers Needle by Reifler; together with Wrangler denim jacket, and leather vest labeled More ...

Nineteen Lacquered Bowls

Nineteen Lacquered Bowls

Auction:
3059T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1018
Unsold
 

Nineteen Lacquered Bowls, Japan, 20th century, ten depicting gold maki-e cranes and pine needles on a red ground, dia. 7; nine depicting gold maki-e cranes and clouds on a black ground, dia. 5 in. More ...

Andrew Newell Maple and Brass Semi-circumferentor

Andrew Newell Maple and Brass Semi-circumferentor

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
249
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Andrew Newell Maple and Brass Semi-circumferentor, Boston, 18th century, maple instrument with engraved scale reading 0-170, marked "Made by Andr. Newell Boston" above the glazed trough compass with More ...

Richard Patent Surveyor's Compass

Richard Patent Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
250
Sold for:
$861$700

Richard Patent Surveyor's Compass, New York, 19th century, 5-in. engraved silvered dial reading "R. Patten New York," eight-point rose, fleur-de-lis representing north, blued-steel needle and brass More ...

Megary Surveyor's Compass

Megary Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
251
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Megary Surveyor's Compass, New York, first half 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with a 4-in. silvered dial with engraved floral center and fleur-de-lis representing north, engraved in More ...

S. Browning Mahogany and Brass Semi-circumferentor

S. Browning Mahogany and Brass Semi-circumferentor

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
252
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

S. Browning Mahogany and Brass Semi-circumferentor, Boston, first half 19th century, mahogany instrument with inset brass semicircular scale with inner/outer markings 0-180, stamped "S. Browning More ...

Rittenhouse & Potts Surveyor's Vernier Compass

Rittenhouse & Potts Surveyor's Vernier Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
253
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Rittenhouse & Potts Surveyor's Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, first quarter 19th century, 5 3/4-in. engraved silver dial with eight-point rose, and fleur-de-lis representing north, More ...

Richard Patten Surveyor's Vernier Compass

Richard Patten Surveyor's Vernier Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$861$700

Richard Patten Surveyor's Vernier Compass, New York, 5 1/2-in. engraved silver dial with and fleur-de-lis representing north, engraved floral decorated center, engraved "R. Patten N. York" in the More ...

W.L. Potts Surveyor's Vernier Compass

W.L. Potts Surveyor's Vernier Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
255
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

W.L. Potts Surveyor's Vernier Compass, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 5 1/2-in. engraved silver dial with decorated eight-point rose, and fleur-de-lis representing north, raised central boss reading More ...

J.G. Dod Surveyor's Compass

J.G. Dod Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
256
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

J.G. Dod Surveyor's Compass, Newark, New Jersey, 19th century, 5-in. silvered engraved dial marked "J.G. Dod Newark," blued-steel needle with internal lifter located on the interior of the tripod More ...

Unmarked Surveyor's Compass

Unmarked Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
258
Sold for:
$584$475

Unmarked Surveyor's Compass, 18th/19th century, 6-in. pierced silvered rotating dial engraved 0-90 in four quadrants, engraved "N/S" on two arms, removable central mounted trough compass with More ...