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Fifteen Sewing Items

Fifteen Sewing Items

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
585
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Fifteen Sewing Items, 19th/early 20th century, ten pincushions, three sewing clamps, and two needle cases, ht. to 7 in. The property of Carolyn and Tom Porter More ...

Pair of Whalebone Knitting Needles

Pair of Whalebone Knitting Needles

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1043
Estimate:
$100 - $150

Pair of Whalebone Knitting Needles, 19th century, with carved tops, lg. 12 1/2 in. Note: This item may be subject to state and federal laws related to marine animal products. Buyers are More ...

Seventeen Surveyor's Compass Needles

Seventeen Surveyor's Compass Needles

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
298
Sold for:
$400$325

Seventeen Surveyor's Compass Needles, lg. 3 to 5 1/2 in. Provenance: William H. Skerritt. More ...

Oscar Hanks Circumferentor

Oscar Hanks Circumferentor

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
301
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Oscar Hanks Circumferentor, Troy, New York, c. 1834-45, 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved brass dial marked "O. Hanks/Troy, N.Y./Patent," single vernier, compass ring with two inset spirit levels, locking More ...

Julius Hanks Bow Compass

Julius Hanks Bow Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
302
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Julius Hanks Bow Compass, Troy, New York, c. 1834-45, 6 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial, slide weight blued-steel needle, inset bubble level, marked "J. Hanks Patent/Troy, N.Y.," 12-in. dia. replaced More ...

Four Cased W. & L.E. Gurley Miner's Dip Needles

Four Cased W. & L.E. Gurley Miner's Dip Needles

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
315
Sold for:
$523$425

Four Cased W. & L.E. Gurley Miner's Dip Needles, Troy, New York, early 20th century, 4-in. dia. dials. Provenance: William H. Skerritt. More ...

Andrew Meneely's Sons Vernier Compass No. 5112

Andrew Meneely's Sons Vernier Compass No. 5112

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
324
Sold for:
$738$600

Andrew Meneely's Sons Vernier Compass No. 5112, West Troy, New York, c. 1851-53, 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered compass with pierced blued needle marked "A. Meneely's Sons/West Troy, N.Y./No. More ...

William J. Young Gentleman's Surveyor's Compass

William J. Young Gentleman's Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
343
Sold for:
$461$375

William J. Young Gentleman's Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, no. 3704, 5-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "Wm. J. Young/Maker/3704/Philadelphia," blued needle, brass locking More ...

William J. Young "Burt's Solar Compass,"

William J. Young "Burt's Solar Compass,"

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
344
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

William J. Young "Burt's Solar Compass," Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1840, early original lacquered instrument, horizontal circle engraved in four quadrants reading 0-90 and read by opposed More ...

William Dean Surveyor's Compass

William Dean Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
345
Sold for:
$492$400

William Dean Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, late 18th century, 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved eight-point rose with center reading "W. Dean/Philad Fecit," and fleur-de-lis representing More ...

W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Compass

W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
346
Sold for:
$400$325

W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Compass, Ja. W. Queen & Co. Agents, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial reading "W. & L.E. Gurley/Troy, N.Y.," and in the center "Ja. W. More ...

Two Knox & Shain Vernier Compasses

Two Knox & Shain Vernier Compasses

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
347
Sold for:
$554$450

Two Knox & Shain Vernier Compasses, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, 5 1/2-in. dia. dials marked with maker's name, blued needle, outkeepers, and circular spirit levels, one housed in More ...

James W. Queen Surveyor's Compass

James W. Queen Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
348
Sold for:
$523$425

James W. Queen Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. mid-19th century, 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial reading "Jas. W. Queen, Philada/Warranted," fleur-de-lis representing north, More ...

Blydenburgh & Giles Surveyor's Compass

Blydenburgh & Giles Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$461$375

Blydenburgh & Giles Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, 5 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial marked "Blydenburgh & Giles/Maker/Philada," eight-line rose with fleur-de-lis More ...

Charles F. Helfricht Vernier Compass

Charles F. Helfricht Vernier Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
353
Sold for:
$554$450

Charles F. Helfricht Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, first half 19th century, 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "Charles F. Helfricht/Philadelphia," fleur-de-lis representing More ...

Two Edmund Draper Surveyor's Pocket Compasses

Two Edmund Draper Surveyor's Pocket Compasses

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
354
Sold for:
$461$375

Two Edmund Draper Surveyor's Pocket Compasses, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, one with 3-in. dia. silvered dial engraved with maker's name, blued needle and lifter bar, folding vanes, housed in a More ...

Arnold & Co. Vernier Compass

Arnold & Co. Vernier Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
357
Sold for:
$461$375

Arnold & Co. Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, 5 1/4-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "Arnold & Co./Philadelphia," blued needle with central lifter, circular More ...

William E. Stieren Surveyor's Compass

William E. Stieren Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
358
Sold for:
$369$300

William E. Stieren Surveyor's Compass, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, 6 1/2-in. dia. silvered dial marked "Wm. E. Stieren/Maker/Pittsburgh, Pa. 1183," with blued needle and fleur-de-lis More ...

Joseph R. Harbeson Surveyor's Compass

Joseph R. Harbeson Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
360
Sold for:
$523$425

Joseph R. Harbeson Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, 5 1/2-in. dia. silvered dial with fleur-de-lis representing north, engraved in script "Jos. R. More ...

George J. Heisely Surveyor's Compass

George J. Heisely Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
361
Sold for:
$369$300

George J. Heisely Surveyor's Compass, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 6-in. dia. engraved silvered dial with eight-line rose, engraved in script "G.J. Heisely Harrisburg," fleur-de-lis representing north, More ...

Benjamin Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass

Benjamin Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Benjamin Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, late 18th century, 5 1/4-in. dia. eight-point engraved rose with east-west reversed, fleur-de-lis representing north, blued More ...

Wm. J. Young Surveyor's Transit

Wm. J. Young Surveyor's Transit

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
369
Sold for:
$492$400

Wm. J. Young Surveyor's Transit, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 10-1/2 in. scope mounted to two "A"-frame supports, 6-in. dia. engraved horizontal dial marked "Wm. J. Young/Maker/Philadelphia," unusual More ...

Wm. J. Young Surveyor's Transit

Wm. J. Young Surveyor's Transit

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$461$375

Wm. J. Young Surveyor's Transit, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, first half 19th century, 10-1/2 in. scope mounted to two "A"-frame supports, 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved dial marked "Wm. J. More ...

William Wurdemann Transit No. 120

William Wurdemann Transit No. 120

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
380
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

William Wurdemann Transit No. 120, Washington, DC, mid to late 19th century, 10-in. scope mounted to curvilinear supports, vertical circle with vernier and magnifier, black horizontal compass with More ...

Two Brass Equinoctial Augsburg-style Pocket Sundials

Two Brass Equinoctial Augsburg-style Pocket Sundials

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$615$500

Two Brass Equinoctial Augsburg-style Pocket Sundials, Germany, engraved octagonal bases with silvered dial compasses and directionals reading in Latin, folding hour ring with roman numerals and More ...

Fraser & Sons Equinoctial Sundial

Fraser & Sons Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
401
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Fraser & Sons Equinoctial Sundial, London, 19th century, 5 1/2-in. dia. folding engraved roman numeral hour ring marked "Fraser & Sons/London," latitude arc marked 0-60, folding stylized pierced More ...

Mahogany-cased Brass Equinoctial Pocket Sundial

Mahogany-cased Brass Equinoctial Pocket Sundial

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
405
Sold for:
$369$300

Mahogany-cased Brass Equinoctial Pocket Sundial, early 19th century, folding hour ring with roman numerals and needle gnomon, latitude arc calibrated 0-60 degrees, outer edge of base engraved with More ...

Victor Model "V" Victrola Talking Machine

Victor Model "V" Victrola Talking Machine

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
442
Sold for:
$923$750

Victor Model "V" Victrola Talking Machine, no. 30914, oak case with square columns at each corner, stepped base, and cornice, gilt-painted black iron arm with no. 2 needle, and an oak fluted 22-in. More ...

Carved Wood Brush Pot

Carved Wood Brush Pot

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
516
Unsold
 

Carved Wood Brush Pot, China, in the shape of a gnarled tree trunk, with openwork pine tree branches and needles, ht. 4 1/4 in. More ...

Group of Woodworking and Ship's Tools

Group of Woodworking and Ship's Tools

Auction:
3275M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 25, 2019
Lot:
304
Sold for:
$246$200

Group of Woodworking and Ship's Tools, including hand planes, netting needles, dead eyes, and caulking irons. More ...