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  • Collection of Miniature Woodworking Tools and Shop Tools

    Lot: 1049
    Sold for: $185$150

    Collection of Miniature Woodworking Tools and Shop Tools, two brass planes, spokeshave, brass protractors, depthing rules, complete set of C.E. Evards procession tool heads marked "May 4 1869/No. 18 ...

  • W. & L.E. Gurley Copper Engraving Plates and Glass Negatives

    Lot: 329
    Sold for: $923$750

    W. & L.E. Gurley Copper Engraving Plates and Glass Negatives, plate images of William Gurley, miner's compasses, 20-in. Y level engraved by M. King, protractor, a builder's level and a solar ...

  • Unmarked Light Mountain Transit

    Lot: 390
    Sold for: $277$225

    Unmarked Light Mountain Transit, 19th century, 10-in. scope with fine focusing and level below, vertical protractor with inset silvered scale on one side and engraved "Diff. of Hypo. & Base" on the ...

  • Rare Lebbeus Dod Brass Protractor and Parallel Rule

    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, ...

  • Crozet's Nickel-plated Protractor and Full Circular Protractor

    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. ...

  • Kimber Cleaver's Improved Protractor

    Lot: 369
    Sold for: $923$750

    Kimber Cleaver's Improved Protractor, made by William J. Young for George Walters, 6-in. lacquered brass instrument engraved as above, "X"-frame with circular central knob that rotates the engraved ...

  • William Young Cased Surveyor's Compass and Kit

    Lot: 381
    Sold for: $738$600

    William Young Cased Surveyor's Compass and Kit, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. engraved dial reading "W. Young maker Philadelphia," eight-point line rose with ...

  • Wilson & Gillie Pelorus

    Lot: 1218
    Sold for: $37$30

    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 ...

  • Kimber Cleaver's Improved Protractor

    Lot: 231
    Sold for: $861$700

    Kimber Cleaver's Improved Protractor, made by William J. Young, Philadelphia, 5 1/4-in. lacquered brass instrument engraved as above, X-frame with circular central knob that rotates the engraved ...

  • William J. Young and Queen & Co. German Silver and Nickel-plated Protractors

    Lot: 240
    Sold for: $215$175

    William J. Young and Queen & Co. German Silver and Nickel-plated Protractors, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the Young protractor marked on knife-edge arm, scale divided 90-0-90 with vernier divided ...

  • William E. Stieren Brass Sighting Instrument

    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 ...

  • Two 19th Century Surveyor's Instruments

    Lot: 261
    Sold for: $123$100

    Two 19th Century Surveyor's Instruments, England, 6-in. dia. W. & S. Jones plotting protractor, and an unsigned surveyor's cross with central compass and folding arms, lg. 4 in. ...

  • Wilson & Gillie Pelorus

    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 ...

  • Two 19th Century Folding Squares

    Lot: 285
    Sold for: $861$700

    Two 19th Century Folding Squares, France and England, a rosewood-body instrument with brass hardware and protractor divided 0-90-0, marked "W.T. Fisher/Patd. June 23rd 1868," with a 12-in. steel ...

  • Andreas Conrad Engraved Brass Protractor

    Lot: 286
    Sold for: $1,476$1,200

    Andreas Conrad Engraved Brass Protractor, Ulm, Germany, mid-18th century, 4 5/8-in. straight edge engraved with floral decoration, arch with dual scales divided 0-180, pierced center aperture with ...

  • Two Brass Protractors

    Lot: 287
    Sold for: $369$300

    Two Brass Protractors, France, 18th/19th century, both with engraved inner and outer scales with tapered outer edges and beveled straight edges, larger lg. 6 7/8 in. marked "Cadot/A. Lion 1748," ...

  • Smeeth's Transit Protractor and a Quadrant

    Lot: 611
    Sold for: $369$300

    Smeeth's Transit Protractor and a Quadrant, protractor arm marked "Smeeth's Transit Protractor/Mark I/Sole Makers/Negretti & Zambra/London," with folding sights, trough level, scale, and mirror; the ...

  • Three Scientific Instruments

    Lot: 1542
    Sold for: $135$110

    Three Scientific Instruments, a Ferdinand Flinsch protractor, a gimbaled compass, and a magnetism device. Provenance: The collection of Eylandt Antiques. ...

  • Four Plotting or Drafting Instruments

    Lot: 282
    Sold for: $492$400

    Four Plotting or Drafting Instruments, England and France, large brass protractor engraved on beam "G. Davis Leeds," a full-circle protractor signed on crossbeam "Stanley/Great ...

  • Thomas Jones Lacquered Brass Chart Protractor

    Lot: 286
    Sold for: $185$150

    Thomas Jones Lacquered Brass Chart Protractor, 62 Charing Cross London, first half 19th century, inset silvered scale marked 0-180, and marked as above, rotating arm with vernier scale and extended ...

  • Cary Lacquered Brass "Captain Douglas" Pattern Protractor

    Lot: 332
    Sold for: $800$650

    Cary Lacquered Brass "Captain Douglas" Pattern Protractor, London, first half 19th century, protractor scale engraved "Cary London" and "R.M. College," sector scale from 0-10, swing arm with ...

  • Three Instruments

    Lot: 339
    Sold for: $98$80

    Three Instruments, 19th/20th century, a leather-cased "H.W Hunter" dip needle, an unmarked brass 6-in. dia. protractor, and an early caliper marked "M.B." in script on the scale bar. ...

  • L.J. Deleuil Folding Crystallographic Goniometer

    Lot: 343
    Sold for: $3,444$2,800

    L.J. Deleuil Folding Crystallographic Goniometer, France, hinged brass protractor with divided degrees, blued-steel stabilizing arm on reverse, sliding horizontal beam with positioning arm, housed ...

  • Two Brass-bound Folding Boxwood Clinometer Rules

    Lot: 371
    Sold for: $369$300

    Two Brass-bound Folding Boxwood Clinometer Rules, Scotland and England, 6-in. hinged instrument with exterior conversion scales, interior with inset brass semi-protractor with index arm, and ...

  • Lacquered Brass Plane Table Alidade

    Lot: 376
    Sold for: $185$150

    Lacquered Brass Plane Table Alidade, 13 3/4-in. adjustable arm with protractor scale divided 0-30-0, single bubble level, and mounted to single-sided beveled edge base, housed in the original ...

  • Small Engineer Kit Identified to Captain C.H. Morgan, U.S. Engineers

    Lot: 142
    Sold for: $431$350

    Small Engineer Kit Identified to Captain C.H. Morgan, U.S. Engineers, c. 1860s, leather-covered case with a silver escutcheon marked "Capt. C.H. Morgan/U.S. Engineers," with protractors, and a rule, ...

  • U.S. Navy Keuffel & Esser Co. Station Pointer

    Lot: 1058
    Sold for: $12$10

    U.S. Navy Keuffel & Esser Co. Station Pointer, New York, 20th century, no. 72147, aluminum arms, one engraved "U.S. Navy, BU.Nav Protractor, Three-arm, Metal, right-handed 1939," 6-in. dia. 360 ...

  • U.S. Navy Keuffel & Esser Co. Station Pointer

    Lot: 1131
    Unsold  

    U.S. Navy Keuffel & Esser Co. Station Pointer, New York, 20th century, no. 72147, aluminum arms, one engraved "U.S. Navy, BU.Nav Protractor, Three-arm, Metal, right-handed 1939," 6-in. dia. 360 ...

  • Four Holtzapffel Measuring Instruments

    Lot: 65
    Sold for: $615$500

    Four Holtzapffel Measuring Instruments, London, 19th century, a protractor calibrated 0-70-0 with tightening screws on rear, marked Holtzapffel & Deyerlein London; 4-in. caliper with brass slide ...

  • Four Holtzapffel Measuring Instruments

    Lot: 67
    Sold for: $523$425

    Four Holtzapffel Measuring Instruments, London, 19th century, a steel protractor calibrated 0-90-0 with damascened 6-in. brass arm marked Holtzapffel Co. London; steel caliper with brass central ...