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Frederick Heisley Surveyor's Compass

Frederick Heisley Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
243
Sold for:
$523$425

Frederick Heisley Surveyor's Compass, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, c. 1836, 6-in. silvered dial with fully engraved eight-point rose, and fleur-de-lis representing north, outer ring calibrated 0-90 in More ...

Unusual Frederick Heisley Vernier Compass

Unusual Frederick Heisley Vernier Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$492$400

Unusual Frederick Heisley Vernier Compass, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, first half 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "Heisley Harrisburg," in More ...

Lewis Michael Surveyor's Compass

Lewis Michael Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Lewis Michael Surveyor's Compass, Somerset, Pennsylvania, early 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved silver dial marked "Made By Lewis Michael/Somerset, PA.," More ...

Three William J. Young Wye Levels

Three William J. Young Wye Levels

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
247
Sold for:
$277$225

Three William J. Young Wye Levels, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, all with 15-in. scopes and fine focusing knobs, lower bubble levels and bars engraved with maker's name, two housed More ...

Heller & Brightly Alignment or Tunnel Transit

Heller & Brightly Alignment or Tunnel Transit

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
248
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Heller & Brightly Alignment or Tunnel Transit, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, lacquered brass instrument with 5 1/2-in. damascened engraved dial marked in script "Heller & More ...

William J. Young Enginer's Transit

William J. Young Enginer's Transit

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
249
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

William J. Young Enginer's Transit, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1831, lacquered brass instrument with 8-in. inverting telescope, mounted in standards, one of the standards has provisions for More ...

William J. Young Transit

William J. Young Transit

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
250
Sold for:
$800$650

William J. Young Transit, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1832-40, 9 1/2-in. erecting scope with spirit level below mounted to the A-frame with arch calibrated 30-0-30 with fine adjustment knob on More ...

William J. Young Tunnel Transit

William J. Young Tunnel Transit

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
251
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

William J. Young Tunnel Transit, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, lacquered brass instrument with 15-in. scope mounted to a cross bar with lower spirit level, dual tapered pillars with cross bar engraved More ...

William E. Stieren Brass Sighting Instrument

William E. Stieren Brass Sighting Instrument

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
252
Sold for:
$1,107$900

William E. Stieren Brass Sighting Instrument, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, c. 1875, pierced brass instrument with engraved protractor scale divided 90-0-90, arms engraved "Pat'd by Harvey Linton March More ...

William J. Young Leveling Instrument with Goniometer

William J. Young Leveling Instrument with Goniometer

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
253
Sold for:
$677$550

William J. Young Leveling Instrument with Goniometer, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, lacquered brass instrument with a 14-in. scope above the horizontal enclosed silvered scale with dual apertures and More ...

Two Explorers Alidades

Two Explorers Alidades

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$154$125

Two Explorers Alidades, c. 1915, both with 8-in. scopes with fine focusing knobs, detachable striding levels, stadia arches, trough compasses with 4-in. needles, and each base with engraved rule More ...

Newton Mining Tacheometer

Newton Mining Tacheometer

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
257
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Newton Mining Tacheometer, Cornwall, England, 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with sighting scope mounted to the vertical half-circle engraved 0-100 on one side and "Underlie in 6 a Fathom" More ...

William Helfricht Surveyor's Compass

William Helfricht Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
259
Sold for:
$246$200

William Helfricht Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, 5 1/2-in. dia. silvered dial engraved as above, vernier, sighting vanes, indexing disc engraved 1-16, (lacking More ...

H. Morin Surveyor's Transit

H. Morin Surveyor's Transit

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
263
Sold for:
$523$425

H. Morin Surveyor's Transit, Paris, 20th century, 5-in. dia. compass with outer scale reading 0-400, black center marked with maker's name, rotating sighting scope mounted to a vertical scale with More ...

Troughton & Simms Miniature Equinoctial Sundial

Troughton & Simms Miniature Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
276
Sold for:
$800$650

Troughton & Simms Miniature Equinoctial Sundial, late 19th century, 2 1/2-in. dia. silvered hour ring with folding spring-loaded gnomon, latitude arc from 10-90, silvered compass box engraved More ...

Brass Noon Cannon

Brass Noon Cannon

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
279
Sold for:
$738$600

Brass Noon Cannon, 19th/20th century, unmarked, 3-in. rotating stand with dual bubble levels, engraved roman numeral dial, stationary gnomon, silvered compass, adjustable magnifier, all resting on More ...

Monumental Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Mercury Wheel Barometer and Clock

Monumental Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Mercury Wheel Barometer and Clock

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
296
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Monumental Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Mercury Wheel Barometer and Clock, J. Amadio, 6 Shorters Court, rosewood veneered case with swan's neck crest above the silvered dry/damp scale and thermometer, More ...

Negretti & Zambra Mercury Wheel Barometer

Negretti & Zambra Mercury Wheel Barometer

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
302
Sold for:
$154$125

Negretti & Zambra Mercury Wheel Barometer, mahogany case with dry/damp indicator above the thermometer and 8-in. dia. silvered scale, bubble level below marked "Negretti & Zambra/London," original More ...

Fletchers Anemometer

Fletchers Anemometer

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
306
Sold for:
$369$300

Fletchers Anemometer, Chadburn & Son, Liverpool, 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with bone scales engraved as above, U-shaped glass tube, bubble-level mounted to rear plate, all on three More ...

Six Chart Reading Instruments

Six Chart Reading Instruments

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
316
Sold for:
$246$200

Six Chart Reading Instruments, 19th/20th century, an 8 1/4-in. German double knife-edge rule with compass and bubble level, fitted in a velvet-lined case, lacquered brass chart roller in a fitted More ...

World War II Spotting Scope and Tripod

World War II Spotting Scope and Tripod

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
366
Sold for:
$523$425

World War II Spotting Scope and Tripod, No. 3750, brown-painted 8X62 binoculars with bubble level adjustment, X-Y fine adjustment, and ocular adjustments, mounted to the original collapsible tripod More ...

Lockheed Lepelaar KLM Aviation Model

Lockheed Lepelaar KLM Aviation Model

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
598
Sold for:
$215$175

Lockheed Lepelaar KLM Aviation Model, metal model painted silver with KLM and detailing decals, affixed to a display stand with tray base, approx. ht. 6 1/2, lg. 8 1/2, wd. 11 in. Provenance: More ...

Wilson & Gillie Pelorus

Wilson & Gillie Pelorus

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1193
Unsold
 

Wilson & Gillie Pelorus, rotating brass A-frame with small bubble level and lock-down screw above the 7-in. engraved aluminum compass disc, true north and magnetic brass needles; sold with an Abrams More ...

Turned Maple and Iron Wire Chandelier

Turned Maple and Iron Wire Chandelier

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
723
Unsold
 

Turned Maple and Iron Wire Chandelier, America, 19th century, the turned shaft with wrought iron hanging hook and ball bottom finial supporting five levels of wire branches with spiral More ...

Red-painted Three-tier Spice Box

Red-painted Three-tier Spice Box

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Red-painted Three-tier Spice Box, America, 19th century, graduated tiers with a single drawer over two levels of double drawers with turned knobs, on a molded base, dovetail construction, ht. 12 More ...

Chateau Lynch Bages 1990, 10 bottles

Chateau Lynch Bages 1990, 10 bottles

Auction:
3107B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jun 26, 2018
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Chateau Lynch Bages 1990 Pauillac, 5eme Cru Classe u: five into neck, six bottom neck, light case wear to three capsules "This magnificent Lynch Bages has been drinking well since the day it was More ...

Paul Jaboulet Aine Hermitage La Chapelle 2009, 2 bottles

Paul Jaboulet Aine Hermitage La Chapelle 2009, 2 bottles

Auction:
3107B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jun 26, 2018
Lot:
50
Sold for:
$338$275

Paul Jaboulet Aine Hermitage La Chapelle 2009 Northern Rhone "It will be thrilling to follow the 2009 and 2010 la Chapelles over the coming 40-50 years. Much more sexy, voluptuous and layered than More ...

Pierre Usseglio Chateauneuf du Pape Reserve des Deux Freres 2006, 2 bottles

Pierre Usseglio Chateauneuf du Pape Reserve des Deux Freres 2006, 2 bottles

Auction:
3107B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jun 26, 2018
Lot:
67
Sold for:
$215$175

Pierre Usseglio Chateauneuf du Pape Reserve des Deux Freres 2006 "A candidate for the wine of the vintage, and one of the few wines to hit this level of quality in the vintage, the 2006 Chateauneuf More ...

Gaja Sperss 1997, 2 bottles

Gaja Sperss 1997, 2 bottles

Auction:
3107B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jun 26, 2018
Lot:
71
Sold for:
$523$425

Gaja Sperss 1997 Piedmont u: both into neck, wear to capsules (light corrosion to one), slight nicking and bin markings to labels (one with small loss) "A virtually perfect effort is the 1997 More ...

Chateau Lynch Bages 2009, 12 bottles (owc)

Chateau Lynch Bages 2009, 12 bottles (owc)

Auction:
3107B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jun 26, 2018
Lot:
142
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Chateau Lynch Bages 2009 Pauillac, 5eme Cru Classe "Performing even better from bottle than it did from barrel, this appears to be the finest Lynch Bages since the 2000, 1990 and 1989. According More ...