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Rare First Phase Wax Relief Miniature of Gaspard Monge

Rare First Phase Wax Relief Miniature of Gaspard Monge

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
130
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Rare First Phase Wax Relief Miniature of Gaspard Monge, France, Jacques-Edouard Gatteaux, c. 1820, the painted relief bust of a man facing to the left on a flat disk, signed "E GATTEAUX" below the More ...

Ives Reeded Pillar & Scroll Shelf Clock

Ives Reeded Pillar & Scroll Shelf Clock

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
208
Unsold
 

Ives Reeded Pillar & Scroll Shelf Clock, Bristol, Connecticut, c. 1825, the scroll-top case with reeded columns and carved capitals flanking the full-length door with glazed upper section over the More ...

Rare Lebbeus Dod Brass Protractor and Parallel Rule

Rare Lebbeus Dod Brass Protractor and Parallel Rule

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
413
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Rare Lebbeus Dod Brass Protractor and Parallel Rule, Mendham, New Jersey, late 18th century, engraved brass instrument with protractor divided in 10 degrees 10-90-10, spring-fitted knife-edge arm, More ...

Todd McKie Man und Woman   Monotype

Todd McKie Man und Woman Monotype

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1080
Sold for:
$308$250

Todd McKie Man und Woman Monotype, Boston, Massachusetts, 1996, signed and dated in pencil in the lower margin by the artist, framed, total ht. 25 1/4, wd. 29 in. Provenance: ARTcetera benefit More ...

Hacket, John (1592-1670) A Century of Sermons  , Family Copy with a Brass Lock & Key.

Hacket, John (1592-1670) A Century of Sermons , Family Copy with a Brass Lock & Key.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$800$650

Hacket, John (1592-1670) A Century of Sermons, Family Copy with a Brass Lock & Key. London: by Andrew Clark for Robert Scott, 1675. First edition, folio, printed posthumously, several Hacket family More ...

Six Painted Manuscript Pages

Six Painted Manuscript Pages

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1075
Sold for:
$400$325

Six Painted Manuscript Pages, Persia, 20th century, ink and opaque color on paper, depicting hunting scenes and courtiers at leisure, painted in an archaic Safavid style, three framed and glazed, More ...

Miniature Painting

Miniature Painting

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1093
Sold for:
$123$100

Miniature Painting, Persia, Safavid period, ink, opaque color, and gold on paper, depicting a gathering beneath a rocky outcrop, bordered by two multiple-line borders, framed and glazed, sight size More ...

U.S. Model 1860 Cavalry Saber

U.S. Model 1860 Cavalry Saber

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1776
Sold for:
$492$400

U.S. Model 1860 Cavalry Saber, c. 1864, brass hilt, wire-wrapped leather grip, steel blade marked "MANSFIELD," and a steel scabbard, blade lg. 35, overall lg. 41 in. Militaria Online More ...

Northwest Coast Sheep Horn Spoon

Northwest Coast Sheep Horn Spoon

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
261
Sold for:
$492$400

Northwest Coast Sheep Horn Spoon, c. 1900, the carved horn handle attached with two copper pins, the scoop decorated with incised geometric designs, lg. 15 in. More ...

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) Opticks: or a Treatise of the Reflexions, Refractions, Inflexions and Colours of Light.

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) Opticks: or a Treatise of the Reflexions, Refractions, Inflexions and Colours of Light.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1134
Sold for:
$43,050$35,000

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) Opticks: or a Treatise of the Reflexions, Refractions, Inflexions and Colours of Light. London: Printed for Sam. Smith, and Benj. Walford, 1704. First edition, first More ...

Christian Becker Inc. Balance Scale

Christian Becker Inc. Balance Scale

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1361
Sold for:
$86$70

Christian Becker Inc. Balance Scale, New York, with lacquered-brass pillar, calibrated scale with maker's name, graduated balance with two pans, thumbscrew lock, drawer, and glass cabinet, wd. 16 More ...

Turkish Silk Rug

Turkish Silk Rug

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
581
Sold for:
$369$300

Turkish Silk Rug, Turkey, c. 1920, featuring a small medallion centered on a terracotta field filled with palmettes, scrolling vines, and Saz leaves, 5 ft. 9 in. x 4 ft. More ...

Rare Omega "Marine Standard CK 3683" Wristwatch

Rare Omega "Marine Standard CK 3683" Wristwatch

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Rare Omega "Marine Standard CK 3683" Wristwatch, c. 1941, rectangular Staybrite steel stepped waterproof case with silvered arabic numeral layout at 12-2-4-8-10, Alpha hands and sunk seconds, More ...

Poljot Two-day Ship's Chronometer

Poljot Two-day Ship's Chronometer

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
87
Unsold
 

Poljot Two-day Ship's Chronometer, c. 1983, no. 20119, 4 3/4-in. screw bezel enclosing the silvered arabic numeral dial marked "Poljot/20119," with up/down indicator, and subsidiary seconds, Geneva More ...

Croton Chronomaster Aviator Sea Diver Wristwatch

Croton Chronomaster Aviator Sea Diver Wristwatch

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Croton Chronomaster Aviator Sea Diver Wristwatch, c. 1970, stainless steel case with aluminum black insert bezel, tachymeter outer track with inner fifth of a second track, applied indices, constant More ...

John Harrison Commemorative Stamps and Cards

John Harrison Commemorative Stamps and Cards

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
112
Sold for:
$154$125

John Harrison Commemorative Stamps and Cards, David Penney and Howard Brown, four stamps with David Penney signature, outer stock card reading "Marine Timekeepers/Royal Mail/Mint Stamps," and four More ...

Hamilton & Co. Factory Movement Models and Samples

Hamilton & Co. Factory Movement Models and Samples

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Hamilton & Co. Factory Movement Models and Samples, 987A plates, 987A "sample 86," 987 disassembled movement, a 987E with factory tag reading in part "6/0-s Gr. 987E Drives from the 4th pinion, made More ...

Miniature Waltham Banjo Clock

Miniature Waltham Banjo Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
204
Unsold
 

Miniature Waltham Banjo Clock, 20th century, old red-painted case with 3 1/2-in. arabic numeral dial marked "Waltham," brass side ornaments flanking the reverse-painted throat glass, lower glass More ...

Three American Clocks

Three American Clocks

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
218
Sold for:
$400$325

Three American Clocks, a walnut-cased Ithaca calendar clock with original paper dials, an Ingraham "Grecian" shelf clock, and a Seth Thomas lever-escapement wall clock. More ...

French Champleve and Ornamental Crystal Regulator

French Champleve and Ornamental Crystal Regulator

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
243A
Sold for:
$1,169$950

French Champleve and Ornamental Crystal Regulator, c. 1890, urn-top finial with four smaller flame finials mounted at each corner, brass bezel enclosing the applied semicircular turquoise roman More ...

Miniature Inlaid English Long-case Clock

Miniature Inlaid English Long-case Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
245
Unsold
 

Miniature Inlaid English Long-case Clock, inlaid dome-top case with a 2 1/4-in. roman numeral dial marked "W. Thornhill & Co./144 & 145 New Bond St./London," full-length waist door inlaid with More ...

Crozet's Nickel-plated Protractor and Full Circular Protractor

Crozet's Nickel-plated Protractor and Full Circular Protractor

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
319
Sold for:
$246$200

Crozet's Nickel-plated Protractor and Full Circular Protractor, W. & L.E. Gurley, c. 1880, 9 1/2-in. wide instrument housed in its original box with label, both instruments marked "W. & L.E. More ...

Wm. J. Young Engraved Brass Sundial

Wm. J. Young Engraved Brass Sundial

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
356
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Wm. J. Young Engraved Brass Sundial, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. c. 1840-50, 10 1/4-in. engraved plate marked "Wm J. Young Maker Philadelphia," gnomon angle set at 40 degrees for the center of More ...

12-inch Disc Musical Box and Discs

12-inch Disc Musical Box and Discs

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
456
Sold for:
$1,107$900

12-inch Disc Musical Box and Discs, Switzerland, late 19th century, floral- and bird-inlaid dome-top case opening to a black and gold reverse-painted glass tablet frame on underside of lid, single More ...

Export Rose Medallion Umbrella Stand

Export Rose Medallion Umbrella Stand

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
191
Sold for:
$677$550

Export Rose Medallion Umbrella Stand, China, 19th century, the cylindrical body ribbed and encircled with molded ribbon bands, decorated with court figures alternating with flower-and-butterfly More ...

Peacock Feather for Hat Adornment

Peacock Feather for Hat Adornment

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
401
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Peacock Feather for Hat Adornment, China, designed to form a closed folding fan rising from spouting strands of feather, mounted on a wood stand, feather ht. 14 3/4 in. More ...

Six Pocket Sundials

Six Pocket Sundials

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1379
Sold for:
$400$325

Six Pocket Sundials, various makers and sizes, four with folding gnomons. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Four Cased Hygrometers and Three Cased Thermometers

Four Cased Hygrometers and Three Cased Thermometers

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1393
Sold for:
$277$225

Four Cased Hygrometers and Three Cased Thermometers, 19th/20th century. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Six-air Cylinder Musical Box

Six-air Cylinder Musical Box

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1473
Sold for:
$308$250

Six-air Cylinder Musical Box, no. 21366, 6-in. cylinder, with single comb, start/stop, change/repeat levers, crank wind, interior song list label, housed in a grain-painted box, lg. 13 1/2 in. More ...

Early Cast Iron Decorated Hand-operated Portable Sewing Machine

Early Cast Iron Decorated Hand-operated Portable Sewing Machine

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1513
Sold for:
$369$300

Early Cast Iron Decorated Hand-operated Portable Sewing Machine, c. 1910, black-painted body marked "Boston" across its arm, hand crank, and mounted to a walnut base with removable cover, base lg. More ...