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Chelsea Brass and Bronze Yacht Wheel Wall Clock

Chelsea Brass and Bronze Yacht Wheel Wall Clock

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
150
Sold for:
$984$800

Chelsea Brass and Bronze Yacht Wheel Wall Clock, Boston, no. 642256, 6-in. dia. arabic numeral silvered dial reading "Chelsea Ship's Bell," with hinged bezel, eight-day ship's bell striking lever More ...

T. & E. Rhodes Floor Standing Mahogany Regulator

T. & E. Rhodes Floor Standing Mahogany Regulator

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
157
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

T. & E. Rhodes Floor Standing Mahogany Regulator, Kendal, England, dome-top case with hinged access door in the hood, figured mahogany, chamfered edge, full-length door with a bold three-quarter More ...

Fletcher & Hunter Table Regulator

Fletcher & Hunter Table Regulator

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
166
Unsold
 

Fletcher & Hunter Table Regulator, Edinburgh, Scotland, 1848, 10-in. dia. drum head raised on a tapering plinth with paneled front, and spirit level, hinged bezel opening to the silvered roman More ...

Tiffany & Company Belgian Slate and Rouge Marble Perpetual Calendar Clock

Tiffany & Company Belgian Slate and Rouge Marble Perpetual Calendar Clock

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
168
Sold for:
$984$800

Tiffany & Company Belgian Slate and Rouge Marble Perpetual Calendar Clock, New York, c. 1885, burgundy, and gilt incised decorated case with a 6-in. double-sunk porcelain roman numeral dial marked More ...

Pinwheel Regulator Movement

Pinwheel Regulator Movement

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
188
Sold for:
$677$550

Pinwheel Regulator Movement, France, with 14-in. brass bezel enclosing the 11-in. enamel roman numeral dial, blued-steel Breguet-style hands, heavy cast iron bracket supports the eight-day time-only More ...

Champleve Repeating Carriage Clock

Champleve Repeating Carriage Clock

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
207
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Champleve Repeating Carriage Clock, France, c. 1890, brass case with foliate champleve side and dial panels, arabic numeral dial, blued-steel spade hands, eight-day time and strike movement with More ...

Collection of Compasses and Sundials

Collection of Compasses and Sundials

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
299
Sold for:
$369$300

Collection of Compasses and Sundials, 19th/20th century, two brass sundials, one with a collapsible gnomon; four pocket compasses, one with a fully engraved case; two hinged mahogany compasses with More ...

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
307
Sold for:
$431$350

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial, 18th century, foliate engraved octagonal base with glazed brass compass and directionals in Latin, folding hour ring with roman numerals and needle gnomon, More ...

Two Cased 19th Century Instruments

Two Cased 19th Century Instruments

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
312
Sold for:
$277$225

Two Cased 19th Century Instruments, Italy and England, a rosewood-cased instrument with 3-in. hand-colored compass card reading in Latin "Studio ac Liabore Prts Michaelisangeli a Neto capuccini More ...

Thomas Blunt Equinoctial Sundial

Thomas Blunt Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Thomas Blunt Equinoctial Sundial, first quarter 19th century, 6-in. dia. folding silvered roman numeral hour ring marked "T. Blunt Corn-Hill London," latitude arc marked 0-60, folding stylized More ...

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
316
Sold for:
$523$425

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial, 18th century, foliate-engraved shaped octagonal base with glazed silvered compass and directionals in Latin, folding hour ring with roman numerals and needle More ...

Two Brass Sundials

Two Brass Sundials

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
318
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Brass Sundials, 8-in. example reading "Weston London," and "Take tent O' tyme Ere tyme be tent," with compass rose and armillary sphere; a 4 3/4-in. example reading "Tyme Fades," with calibrated More ...

Watkins & Hill Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Watkins & Hill Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
319
Sold for:
$984$800

Watkins & Hill Universal Equinoctial Sundial, Charing Cross, mid-19th century, 5-in. dia. silvered hour ring signed as above, with folding spring-loaded gnomon, latitude arc from 0-80, silvered More ...

Adie Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Adie Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
320
Sold for:
$492$400

Adie Universal Equinoctial Sundial, Scotland, 19th century, 3 1/2-in. dia. silvered hour ring reading Adie/Edinburgh/The Smallest Letters & Figures To Be Used In South Latitudes," with folding More ...

Newton & Co. Equinoctial Pocket Sundial

Newton & Co. Equinoctial Pocket Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
321
Sold for:
$369$300

Newton & Co. Equinoctial Pocket Sundial, c. 1855, London, 3-in. dia. folding silvered roman numeral hour ring marked "Newton & Co. 3 Fleet Street London," latitude arc marked 0-60, folding gnomon, More ...

Four-plate Brass Persian Astrolabe

Four-plate Brass Persian Astrolabe

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
325
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Four-plate Brass Persian Astrolabe, 19th/20th century, 6 1/4-in. instrument with engraved mater with limb marked in degrees, the tympanum with circles of altitude and azimuth, rotating plates and More ...

Brass Single-plate Indian Astrolabe

Brass Single-plate Indian Astrolabe

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
326
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Brass Single-plate Indian Astrolabe, 11-in. dia. engraved Sanskrit plate with altitude and azimuth arcs, outer ring of hours, and degrees, Rete with multiple pointers, 8-in. alidae with sighting More ...

12-inch Diameter French Armillary Sphere

12-inch Diameter French Armillary Sphere

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
406
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

12-inch Diameter French Armillary Sphere, early 20th century, outer band with engraved paper ring printed with months, days, signs of the zodiac, four upright supports, each support printed on both More ...

Miniature Brass-geared Planetarium

Miniature Brass-geared Planetarium

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
411
Sold for:
$523$425

Miniature Brass-geared Planetarium, England, lacquered brass instrument with geared planets, horizon band, and meridian rings, mechanism signed "British Newport Made by Clocks LTD" on the underside, More ...

Roullet et Decamps Automaton Cat

Roullet et Decamps Automaton Cat

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
475
Sold for:
$523$425

Roullet et Decamps Automaton Cat, c. 1910, with white fur-covered body, green glass eyes, papier-mache paws holding a pair of wire-frame lorgnettes and a pink painted-paper fan, the open-spring More ...

Two Famille Rose Covered Jars

Two Famille Rose Covered Jars

Auction:
3025B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 15, 2017
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$338$275

Two Famille Rose Covered Jars, China, late 19th/early 20th century, decorated with phoenixes, cranes, and other birds in a flowery landscape, ht. 12 1/2 in. More ...

Terrestrial and Celestial Globes

Terrestrial and Celestial Globes

Auction:
3049T
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1536
Sold for:
$221$180

Terrestrial and Celestial Globes Metal, paint Mid-20th century Yellow terrestrial globe with spin ring and a blue celestial globe with axis ring, dent on terrestrial, ht. 11, 9 in. More ...

Persian Manuscript, Astronomy, Arithmetic, and the Astrolabe, 1193 AH [1779 CE].

Persian Manuscript, Astronomy, Arithmetic, and the Astrolabe, 1193 AH [1779 CE].

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1120
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Persian Manuscript, Astronomy, Arithmetic, and the Astrolabe, 1193 AH [1779 CE]. Persian manuscript on paper, small quarto format, 132 leaves, 15 lines per page, text written in nasta'liq script in More ...

Honter, Johannes (1498-1549) Circuli Sphaerae Cvm V. Zonis.

Honter, Johannes (1498-1549) Circuli Sphaerae Cvm V. Zonis.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1540
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Honter, Johannes (1498-1549) Circuli Sphaerae Cvm V. Zonis. Basel, [c. 1546]. Octavo, cordiform world map dated 1546, woodcut armillary sphere on title, additional woodcuts of the order of the More ...

Two Books on Astrolabes and Scientific Instruments

Two Books on Astrolabes and Scientific Instruments

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
385
Sold for:
$31$25

Two Books on Astrolabes and Scientific Instruments, Astrolabes of the World by Robert T. Gunther, Holland Press, 1976; The Instruments of Science, by Henri Michel, 1980, text in French. More ...

Birdcage Automaton

Birdcage Automaton

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
591
Sold for:
$369$300

Birdcage Automaton, France, 20th century, gilt-metal cage encasing a bird perched on a foliate-decorated stand, ht. 10 7/8 in. More ...

Birdcage Automaton

Birdcage Automaton

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
592
Sold for:
$523$425

Birdcage Automaton, France, 20th century, gilt-metal cage encasing a bird perched on a floral- and foliate-decorated stand, ht. 10 7/8 in. More ...

Antique 14kt Gold and Hardstone Cameo Ring

Antique 14kt Gold and Hardstone Cameo Ring

Auction:
2993B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 21, 2017
Lot:
101
Sold for:
$338$275

Antique 14kt Gold and Hardstone Cameo Ring, depicting a maiden in Renaissance dress, size 10 1/4. More ...

Three Sichuan Pottery Amphoras

Three Sichuan Pottery Amphoras

Auction:
2992B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 18, 2017
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Three Sichuan Pottery Amphoras, China, Han dynasty, angled bulbous shape, with an everted rim molded in the shape of a square with two pointed corners alternating with two curved corners running More ...

"Potato Eater" Automata Black Forest Wall Clock

"Potato Eater" Automata Black Forest Wall Clock

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
647
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

"Potato Eater" Automata Black Forest Wall Clock, Germany, c. 1840, with a chip-carved figure of a man seated on a stump holding a bowl of potatoes atop the flat-top case with glazed front over More ...