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Phelps & Gurley Oversized Vernier Compass

Phelps & Gurley Oversized Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
322
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Phelps & Gurley Oversized Vernier Compass, c. 1845-51, 8-in. engraved silvered dial marked "Phelps & Gurley/West Troy, N.Y.," concentric circle center engraving, dual spirit levels, and vernier fine More ...

Unusual W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Railroad Compass with Telescope

Unusual W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Railroad Compass with Telescope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
327
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Unusual W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Railroad Compass with Telescope, c. 1876-78, 5-in. silvered compass dial marked with maker's name, internal vernier and spirit levels, folding sighting vanes with an More ...

Phelps & Gurley Vernier Compass

Phelps & Gurley Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
328
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Phelps & Gurley Vernier Compass, West Troy, New York, c. 1847, 7-in. engraved silvered dial with fleur-de-lis representing north, vernier tipped needle, and marked "Phelps & Gurley/West Troy, N.Y.," More ...

Jonas Horton Phelps Vernier Transit

Jonas Horton Phelps Vernier Transit

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
329
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Jonas Horton Phelps Vernier Transit, c. 1838-45, 6 1/2-in. engraved silvered compass with fleur-de-lis representing north and reading "J.H. Phelps/Troy, N.Y." in center, silvered outer vernier More ...

W. & L.E. Gurley Vernier Compass with Sighting Scope

W. & L.E. Gurley Vernier Compass with Sighting Scope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
331
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

W. & L.E. Gurley Vernier Compass with Sighting Scope, Troy, New York, c. 1910, lacquered brass instrument with 7-in. silvered dial engraved as above with fleur-de-lis representing north, vernier More ...

Meneely & Oothout Vernier Compass

Meneely & Oothout Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
333
Sold for:
$800$650

Meneely & Oothout Vernier Compass, West Troy, New York, c. 1837, original lacquered instrument with 7-in. engraved silvered compass, fleur-de-lis representing north, marked "Meneely & Oothout, West More ...

W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Railroad Compass with Telescope

W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Railroad Compass with Telescope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
334
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Railroad Compass with Telescope, 4 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial reading "W. & L.E. Gurley/Troy, N.Y.," inset spirit level, single vernier window, 5-in. vanes attaching an 8 More ...

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Compasses

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Compasses

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
336
Sold for:
$215$175

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Compasses, Troy, New York, lacquered brass instruments with 4-in. engraved silvered dials with fleur-de-lis representing north, folding vanes, and marked as above, one More ...

Rare Jonas Horton Phelps Vernier Compass

Rare Jonas Horton Phelps Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
337
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Rare Jonas Horton Phelps Vernier Compass, c. 1842-44, 6 1/2-in. engraved silvered compass with fleur-de-lis representing north and reading in the center "J.H. Phelps/Troy, N.Y.," blued-steel needle More ...

Jonas H. Phelps Vernier Compass

Jonas H. Phelps Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
340
Sold for:
$800$650

Jonas H. Phelps Vernier Compass, Westport, Connecticut, c. 1855, 7-in. silvered dial marked "J.H. Phelps/Westport, CT.," blued-steel needle with lock-down knob on underside, vernier arm stamped More ...

Rare W. & L.E. Gurley Engineer's Transit with Theodolite Axis

Rare W. & L.E. Gurley Engineer's Transit with Theodolite Axis

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$861$700

Rare W. & L.E. Gurley Engineer's Transit with Theodolite Axis, Troy, New York, c. 1886-1900, engraved silvered dial marked as above, dual vernier and spirit levels, 11-in. scope rests in a cradle More ...

Phelps & Gurley Surveyor's Transit

Phelps & Gurley Surveyor's Transit

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
342
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Phelps & Gurley Surveyor's Transit, c. 1850, 6-1/2-in. engraved silvered dial marked "Phelps & Gurley/West Troy, N.Y.," concentric circle center engraving, single spirit level, arched "A"-frame More ...

W. & L.E. Gurley Vernier Transit Compass with Curvilinear Standards

W. & L.E. Gurley Vernier Transit Compass with Curvilinear Standards

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
343
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

W. & L.E. Gurley Vernier Transit Compass with Curvilinear Standards, c. 1860s, 6 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial marked with maker's name and town and fleur-de-lis representing north, vernier scale More ...

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

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

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
348
Sold for:
$738$600

Small W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Compass, Troy, New York, 4 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial with fleur-de-lis representing north and reading as above, dual spirit levels, outkeeper sighting vanes, 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 ...

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Geologist's Compasses

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Geologist's Compasses

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
350
Sold for:
$492$400

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Geologist's Compasses, Troy, New York, c. 1892-1910, both with 4-in. engraved aluminum base and 3 1/2-in. engraved compass, dual spirit levels, one with dual sighting vanes and More ...

Miniature Edmund Draper Pillar Transit

Miniature Edmund Draper Pillar Transit

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
355
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Miniature Edmund Draper Pillar Transit, 3-in. silvered dial engraved "Edmund Draper/Philada," dual spirit levels and vernier read out, and scale, 3 1/2-in. vertical engraved circle calibrated in More ...

Rare Heller & Brightly "Small" Mining or Reconnaissance Transit

Rare Heller & Brightly "Small" Mining or Reconnaissance Transit

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
363
Sold for:
$984$800

Rare Heller & Brightly "Small" Mining or Reconnaissance Transit, 7 1/4-in. telescope with spirit level below, sixty-degree vertical arc with dual verniers reading to single minutes, 3 1/2-in. black More ...

Young & Sons Mountain Solar Transit

Young & Sons Mountain Solar Transit

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
364
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Young & Sons Mountain Solar Transit, no. 8010, c. 1907, 8 1/2-in. telescope with spirit level mounted to underside, vertical arc with mounted Smith solar attachment marked "Young & 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 ...

Young & Sons Field Clinometer

Young & Sons Field Clinometer

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
368
Sold for:
$154$125

Young & Sons Field Clinometer, 43 North Seventh St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 8 1/4-in. brass base with foldout, hinged arm with mounted spirit level, and hinged folding arc calibrated 0-90, More ...

Unusual William J. Young Vernier Compass

Unusual William J. Young Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
372
Sold for:
$492$400

Unusual William J. Young Vernier Compass, no. 9917, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. gray-silvered dial marked "Wm. J. Young/Maker Philadelphia/9917/Meridian line on Compass answers to 10 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 ...

Burt & Watson Vernier Compass and Field Book

Burt & Watson Vernier Compass and Field Book

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
380
Sold for:
$615$500

Burt & Watson Vernier Compass and Field Book, Detroit, Michigan, no. 81, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. engraved dial reading "Burt & Watson/Makers/Detroit, Mich/no. 81," with More ...

William Young Cased Surveyor's Compass and Kit

William Young Cased Surveyor's Compass and Kit

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
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 More ...

Hugo Harttmann Vernier Compass

Hugo Harttmann Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
386
Sold for:
$461$375

Hugo Harttmann Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, lacquered brass instrument with 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved dial reading "Hugo Harttmann/Maker/Philadelphia," blued-steel needle with needle More ...

William Clark & Son Surveyor's Compass

William Clark & Son Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
387
Sold for:
$492$400

William Clark & Son Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1845, original lacquered instrument with 6-in. dia. silvered dial engraved "Wm. Clark & Son/Philadelphia," blued-steel needle More ...

William J. Young "Burt's Solar" Compass

William J. Young "Burt's Solar" Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
389
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

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 ...

Rare "Burt's Solar" Compass Prototype by William J. Young

Rare "Burt's Solar" Compass Prototype by William J. Young

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
390
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Rare "Burt's Solar" Compass Prototype by William J. Young, c. 1840, original lacquered instrument with 5-in. dia. rotating center engraved "Burt's Patent Made by W.J. Young Philad," dual viewing More ...