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Large Gimbaled Ship's Compass

Large Gimbaled Ship's Compass

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1074
Sold for:
$62$50

Large Gimbaled Ship's Compass, 9 3/4-in. dia. brass ring calibrated in four quadrants, wet compass (now dry) mounted to a brass gimbal and housed in a later copper drum, overall dia. 13 in. More ...

6-inch Gimbaled Brass-cased Compass

6-inch Gimbaled Brass-cased Compass

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1081
Sold for:
$111$90

6-inch Gimbaled Brass-cased Compass, unmarked, housed in a later box. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

U.S. Navy Mark I Gimbaled Cased Ship's Compass

U.S. Navy Mark I Gimbaled Cased Ship's Compass

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1379
Sold for:
$160$130

U.S. Navy Mark I Gimbaled Cased Ship's Compass, housed in a copper case with plaque reading "U.S. Navy BU of Ships/The Lionel Corporation New York," wet compass with outer bezel reading in part More ...

Gimballed Mahogany Stick Barometer

Gimballed Mahogany Stick Barometer

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1162
Sold for:
$431$350

Gimballed Mahogany Stick Barometer, 19th/20th century, ht. 38 in. Note: Barometers containing mercury cannot be shipped and must be picked up at the gallery. More ...

Hamilton Model 21 Two-day Marine Chronometer No. 675

Hamilton Model 21 Two-day Marine Chronometer No. 675

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
173
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Hamilton Model 21 Two-day Marine Chronometer No. 675, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, c. 1941, 4-in. silvered arabic numeral dial marked "Hamilton Lancaster, PA., U.S.A./N 675/1941," full plate nickel More ...

Hamilton "Electronic Quartz" Boxed Chronometer

Hamilton "Electronic Quartz" Boxed Chronometer

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
174
Sold for:
$246$200

Hamilton "Electronic Quartz" Boxed Chronometer, 3 3/4-in. silvered arabic numeral dial with sweep center seconds, and marked "Brass Case Swiss Movement West Germany," mounted to a brass gimbal and More ...

James Reed & Co. No. 550 Gimbaled Surveyor's Compass

James Reed & Co. No. 550 Gimbaled Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
366
Sold for:
$738$600

James Reed & Co. No. 550 Gimbaled Surveyor's Compass, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, c. 1850, 5 1/2-in. rotating silvered dial engraved as above with interior vernier aperture and spirit level, mounted More ...

Amsler & Wirtz Field Clinometer

Amsler & Wirtz Field Clinometer

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
374
Sold for:
$185$150

Amsler & Wirtz Field Clinometer, 211 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 9 3/4-in. lacquered brass arm with two sighting vanes and spirit level with triple apertures, ball-and-socket More ...

Wm. J. Young Improved Compass with Gimballed Vanes

Wm. J. Young Improved Compass with Gimballed Vanes

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
379
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Wm. J. Young Improved Compass with Gimballed Vanes, no. 3539, c. 1860, stationary 6-in. dia. compass engraved "Wm. J. Young Maker/Philadelphia/3539," internal vernier with scale reading to minutes, More ...

Charles Chevalier Universal Achromatic Microscope

Charles Chevalier Universal Achromatic Microscope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
419
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Charles Chevalier Universal Achromatic Microscope, c. 1840, with horizontal main tube, square pillar with stage platform for accepting either of the two stages, one with X/Y adjustments, and More ...

Unmarked Marine Stick Barometer

Unmarked Marine Stick Barometer

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
433
Sold for:
$431$350

Unmarked Marine Stick Barometer, late 19th century, concave glass over the bone engraved scales and vernier, alcohol thermometer in waist, and brass-covered cistern, with fully gimballed bracket, More ...

Eight Tin and Glass Oil Lamps

Eight Tin and Glass Oil Lamps

Auction:
3220M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2019
Lot:
157
Sold for:
$400$325

Eight Tin and Glass Oil Lamps, including a gimbaled, two with reflectors, and an amethyst. More ...

Large Gimbaled Ship's Compass

Large Gimbaled Ship's Compass

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1466
Unsold
 

Large Gimbaled Ship's Compass, 9 3/4-in. dia. brass ring calibrated in four quadrants, wet compass (now dry) mounted to a brass gimbal and housed in a later copper drum, overall dia. 13 in. More ...

Two Cased Gimbaled Ship's Compasses

Two Cased Gimbaled Ship's Compasses

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1478
Sold for:
$172$140

Two Cased Gimbaled Ship's Compasses, 3 1/2-in. Starr compass and an unmarked 3-in. compass, both in mahogany boxes. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Two 5-inch Cased Gimbaled Ship's Compasses

Two 5-inch Cased Gimbaled Ship's Compasses

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1480
Sold for:
$185$150

Two 5-inch Cased Gimbaled Ship's Compasses, one marked "Polaris" in an anodized brass case and housed in a mahogany box, and one unmarked. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Navy BU Mark I Ship's Binnacle

Navy BU Mark I Ship's Binnacle

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1481
Sold for:
$861$700

Navy BU Mark I Ship's Binnacle, Elkhart, Indiana, 1942, brass hood with hinged viewing window, side lamp marked "R.C. Murray & Son/Glasgow," 8-in. fully-gimbaled wet-card compass marked as above, More ...

Thos. Walker & Son Taffrail Log and Cherub   Ship's Log

Thos. Walker & Son Taffrail Log and Cherub Ship's Log

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1483
Sold for:
$123$100

Thos. Walker & Son Taffrail Log and Cherub Ship's Log, 3-in. enameled dial instrument marked "Walker's 'Cherub' Mark III," with outer dial from 10-100 and two subsidiary dials, on a gimbaled More ...

6-inch Gimbaled Brass-cased Compass

6-inch Gimbaled Brass-cased Compass

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1484
Unsold
 

6-inch Gimbaled Brass-cased Compass, unmarked, housed in a later box. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

U.S. Navy Mark I Gimbaled Cased Ship's Compass

U.S. Navy Mark I Gimbaled Cased Ship's Compass

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1485
Unsold
 

U.S. Navy Mark I Gimbaled Cased Ship's Compass, housed in a copper case with plaque reading "U.S. Navy BU of Ships/The Lionel Corporation New York," wet compass with outer bezel reading in part More ...

George V Sterling Silver Table Lighter

George V Sterling Silver Table Lighter

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1051
Unsold
 

George V Sterling Silver Table Lighter, London, 1930-31, Asprey & Co., retailer, with a gimbaled lighter mounted to a walrus tusk, lg. 16 in. More ...

Longines Two-day Gimbaled Deck Chronometer

Longines Two-day Gimbaled Deck Chronometer

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
107
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Longines Two-day Gimbaled Deck Chronometer, 6403189, 3-in. black twenty-four-hour dial with central sweep center seconds and up/down indicator, luminous hands and hour numbers, screw-down bezel, More ...

Waltham Eight-day Deck Chronometer

Waltham Eight-day Deck Chronometer

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$523$425

Waltham Eight-day Deck Chronometer, 3-in. roman numeral silvered dial marked "Waltham Watch Co." with up/down indicator, and constant seconds subsidiary dial, housed in a brass gimbaled case, More ...

Hamilton U.S. Maritime Commission Model 21 Two-day Marine Chronometer

Hamilton U.S. Maritime Commission Model 21 Two-day Marine Chronometer

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
109
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Hamilton U.S. Maritime Commission Model 21 Two-day Marine Chronometer, 4-in. silvered arabic numeral dial marked "Hamilton Lancaster, PA., U.S.A. 2E11130 U.S. Maritime Commission," full plate nickel More ...

Peter L de Mory Gray Two-day Marine Chronometer

Peter L de Mory Gray Two-day Marine Chronometer

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
110
Sold for:
$984$800

Peter L de Mory Gray Two-day Marine Chronometer, no. 628, 222 Water Street Cor., Beekman, New York, 4-in. silvered dial with subsidiary seconds and up/down indicator dials and marked as above, chain More ...

Zenith Eight-day Gimbaled Deck Chronometer

Zenith Eight-day Gimbaled Deck Chronometer

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
111
Sold for:
$677$550

Zenith Eight-day Gimbaled Deck Chronometer, Vail Watch Co., 2 1/4-in. arabic numeral dial marked "Zenith Chronometer" with red up/down indicator hand, damascened movement marked "Vail Watch More ...

Unusual James R. Reed & Co. Gimbaled Surveyor's Compass

Unusual James R. Reed & Co. Gimbaled Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
233
Sold for:
$738$600

Unusual James R. Reed & Co. Gimbaled Surveyor's Compass, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, c. 1849, lacquered brass instrument with gimbaled 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial reading "James R. reed & More ...

Fauth & Co. Heliotrope

Fauth & Co. Heliotrope

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$400$325

Fauth & Co. Heliotrope, Washington, DC, c. 1875, 20-in. lacquered brass scope with gimbaled mirror, dual sights, screw-mount with hinge engraved "Fauth & Co./Washn D.C.," sold with two other pocket More ...

Danish Tell-tale Crown Compass

Danish Tell-tale Crown Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
272
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Danish Tell-tale Crown Compass, c. 1810, gilded brass frame with applied stars housing the colorless glass dome with gilt inscription reading "Kaperkutter Johanne von Kopenhagen 1810" with an image More ...

19th Century Gimbaled Mahogany Mercury Stick Barometer

19th Century Gimbaled Mahogany Mercury Stick Barometer

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
297
Sold for:
$984$800

19th Century Gimbaled Mahogany Mercury Stick Barometer, carved mushroom-shaped top above the convex glass enclosing canted engraved scales marked "AlexR Allexande/Optician/Exeter," vernier knob, and More ...

Augusta Maspoli Mercury Stick Barometer

Augusta Maspoli Mercury Stick Barometer

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
298
Sold for:
$615$500

Augusta Maspoli Mercury Stick Barometer, 19th century, mahogany case with two dials flanking the central glass tube, name boss in arch reading "Maspoli Hull," and "Improved Marine" below, brass More ...