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Eleven Chart Distance Measuring Instruments

Eleven Chart Distance Measuring Instruments

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1109
Sold for:
$135$110

Eleven Chart Distance Measuring Instruments, 19th/20th century. More ...

Three Works of Art and a Warden-Knight Wood Surveying Stadia Rod

Three Works of Art and a Warden-Knight Wood Surveying Stadia Rod

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1541
Sold for:
$160$130

Three Works of Art and a Warden-Knight Wood Surveying Stadia Rod, two Anton B. Vizy (American, 1937-2016) wall constructions and an Everett Shinn (American, 1876-1953) sketch of two cherubs. More ...

Wall Regulator

Wall Regulator

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1021
Sold for:
$98$80

Wall Regulator, Germany, architectural pediment, enamel arabic numeral dial, eight-day time and strike movement powered by going barrels and regulated by a pendulum, ht. 37 in. Clocks, Watches & More ...

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 Brass Sextant

6-inch Brass Sextant

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1079
Sold for:
$62$50

6-inch Brass Sextant, index arm (damage) with magnifier and fine adjustment (damage), silvered scale, and sunshades. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Webster Thirty-hour Tall Clock

Webster Thirty-hour Tall Clock

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1144
Sold for:
$221$180

Webster Thirty-hour Tall Clock, Salop, England, composite brass dial with chapter ring marked "Webster, Salop," quarter-sawn oak case, brass thirty-hour time and strike pull-up movement powered by a More ...

Mahogany Banjo Barometer

Mahogany Banjo Barometer

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
539
Sold for:
$185$150

Mahogany Banjo Barometer, England, early 19th century, shaped case with gilt decoration, hygrometer, thermometer, barometer with engraved brass dial, and a level, ht. 28 in. Note: Barometers More ...

Omega Reference 2438 Bumper Automatic Wristwatch

Omega Reference 2438 Bumper Automatic Wristwatch

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$677$550

Omega Reference 2438 Bumper Automatic Wristwatch, c. 1948, stainless steel case with multi-tone silver dial with arabic numerals laid out at 12-2-4-6-8-10, Omega signed crown, rose-gold-plated More ...

Two Unsigned High Post Alidades

Two Unsigned High Post Alidades

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

Two Unsigned High Post Alidades, both with 4 1/2-in. vertical engraved silvered circles, scopes with fine adjustment and levels, one mounted to a 4-in. wide base, the other with beveled edge base, More ...

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Levels

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Levels

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
349
Sold for:
$461$375

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Levels, a dumpy or Gravatt's level with 11 1/4-in. scope fixed to two hexagonal mounts with spirit level above, sits on a ball-and-socket joint with four-screw leveling mount; 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 ...

James M. Davenport Surveyor's Compass

James M. Davenport Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
367
Sold for:
$584$475

James M. Davenport Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1830, 6 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial marked "Jams. M. Davenport Maker/Philada," blued-steel hand, eight-point rose with More ...

Large Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass for Thomas Williams

Large Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass for Thomas Williams

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Large Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass for Thomas Williams, 18th century, 7-in. engraved silvered dial with fleur-de-lis representing north, central cartouche reading "Fecit for Tho's Williams. More ...

William Dean Surveyor's Compass

William Dean Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
373
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

William Dean Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1792-97, 5 1/2-in. engraved silvered compass with fleur-de-lis representing north, central cartouche reading "Dean Philad.," 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 ...

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$400$325

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 5-in. black dial compass with blued-steel needle and locking arm, fleur-de-lis representing north, and center engraved "W.J. More ...

Reportedly the First Marked W.J. Young Surveyor's Compass

Reportedly the First Marked W.J. Young Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
385
Sold for:
$984$800

Reportedly the First Marked W.J. Young Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1825, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. engraved dial reading "W.J. Young Maker/Philada," More ...

William Davenport Surveyor's Compass

William Davenport Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
393
Sold for:
$800$650

William Davenport Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1800, 6 1/2-in. engraved dial marked "Wm. Davenport Maker/Philadelphia," fleur-de-lis representing north, and a sunk spirit level More ...

Two Brass Surveyor's Compasses for Restoration

Two Brass Surveyor's Compasses for Restoration

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
396
Sold for:
$400$325

Two Brass Surveyor's Compasses for Restoration, an early 4 1/2-in. dia. silvered dial with engraved and shaped brass arms, and a 6-in. dia. vernier compass, both unmarked. More ...

Sailor-made Fourteen-second Ship's Log or Sandglass

Sailor-made Fourteen-second Ship's Log or Sandglass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
430
Unsold
 

Sailor-made Fourteen-second Ship's Log or Sandglass, 19th century, 2 3/4-in. dia. bone plates with top plate marked "14," mounted between four turned rosewood columns enclosing the colorless glass 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 ...

Collection of Scientific Instruments and Apparatus

Collection of Scientific Instruments and Apparatus

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
436
Sold for:
$800$650

Collection of Scientific Instruments and Apparatus, J. Hicks cased anemometer, linear expansion instrument, surface thermometer, meters, pressure gauge, sandglass, and others. More ...

Goldschid-form Pocket Barometer

Goldschid-form Pocket Barometer

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
437
Sold for:
$554$450

Goldschid-form Pocket Barometer, Switzerland, late 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with inset thermometer, and engraved "Th. Usteri-Reinacher/Zurich/No. 1859" on the rotating silvered scale More ...

Six Scales

Six Scales

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1361
Sold for:
$221$180

Six Scales, 19th/20th century, balance beam and shop scales. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Cooke, Troughton & Simms Lacquered Brass Theodolite

Cooke, Troughton & Simms Lacquered Brass Theodolite

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1364
Sold for:
$234$190

Cooke, Troughton & Simms Lacquered Brass Theodolite, 19th century, main tube with bubble level, vertical dial with inset silvered scale, dual verniers and eyepieces, fine adjustment knobs, A-frame More ...

Two Lacquered-brass-cased Sighting Scopes

Two Lacquered-brass-cased Sighting Scopes

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1366
Sold for:
$338$275

Two Lacquered-brass-cased Sighting Scopes, a clinometer with silvered scale engraved in part "Gardner & Co. Glasgow/Registered Dec. 1850," with bubble level and adjustment screw; and an 11 1/2-in. More ...

Twelve Simple Microscopes

Twelve Simple Microscopes

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1369
Sold for:
$400$325

Twelve Simple Microscopes, 19th/20th century. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Eleven Pocket Barometers

Eleven Pocket Barometers

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1372
Sold for:
$554$450

Eleven Pocket Barometers, various cases and sizes, many with maker's marks. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Eleven Chart Distance Measuring Instruments

Eleven Chart Distance Measuring Instruments

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1373
Unsold
 

Eleven Chart Distance Measuring Instruments, 19th/20th century. More ...

Five Abney Level Clinometers by Various Makers

Five Abney Level Clinometers by Various Makers

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1374
Sold for:
$209$170

Five Abney Level Clinometers by Various Makers, two with their original case. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...