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Rare Julius Hanks Bow Compass

Rare Julius Hanks Bow Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
324
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Rare Julius Hanks Bow Compass, Troy, New York, c. 1834-45, original lacquered instrument with 7-in. engraved brass dial, slide weight blued-steel needle, inset bubble levels, marked "J. Hanks 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 ...

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 ...

Unmarked Cased Anemometer

Unmarked Cased Anemometer

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$554$450

Unmarked Cased Anemometer, lacquered brass instrument with silvered geared wheel calibrated 0-90, propeller blade and directional blade, housed in a fitted mahogany box. Provenance: The More ...

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
365
Sold for:
$492$400

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, lacquered brass instrument with 5 1/2-in. dia. dial marked "Wm. J. Young/Maker/Philadelphia," blued-steel needle with needle lifter More ...

Kimber Cleaver's Improved Protractor

Kimber Cleaver's Improved Protractor

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

Thomas Biggs Vernier Compass

Thomas Biggs Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
375
Sold for:
$677$550

Thomas Biggs Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, first quarter 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. silvered dial marked "Thomas Biggs/Philadelphia," (lacking More ...

William J. Young Vernier Compass

William J. Young Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
376
Sold for:
$461$375

William J. Young Vernier Compass, no. 3951, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1866, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. dial marked "Wm. J. Yung/Maker/Philadelphia/no 3951," blued-steel needle More ...

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
377
Sold for:
$492$400

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1830-40, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. brass dial marked "W.J. Young/Maker/Philadelphia/Patent," blued-steel needle More ...

Charles T. Amsler Vernier Compass

Charles T. Amsler Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
378
Sold for:
$431$350

Charles T. Amsler Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 5 1/2-in. brass engraved dial marked as above, with outkeeper, (lacking needle), and glass housing, lg. 14 in. Note: Charles T. 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 ...

Thomas Whitney Four-vane Vernier Compass

Thomas Whitney Four-vane Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
382
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Thomas Whitney Four-vane Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, lacquered brass instrument with 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved dial reading "Thos. Whitney/Maker/Philadelphia," eight-point line rose 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 ...

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 ...

W.J. Young Vernier Compass

W.J. Young Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
388
Sold for:
$369$300

W.J. Young Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1830-40, original lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. dial marked "W.J. Young/Philadelphia/Patent," blued-steel needle with needle More ...

William J. Young Wye Level

William J. Young Wye Level

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
395
Sold for:
$98$80

William J. Young Wye Level, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, no. 3155, c. 1855, lacquered brass instrument with 14 1/2-in. scope and spirit level below, engraved arm reading "Wm. J. 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 ...

John Heilig Brass Surveyor's Compass

John Heilig Brass Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
404
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

John Heilig Brass Surveyor's Compass, c. 1800, Germantown, Pennsylvania, 7-in. silvered dial engraved with a fleur-de-lis representing north, raised brass center boss engraved "John Heilig. More ...

Miniature Lacquered Brass Stationary Engine

Miniature Lacquered Brass Stationary Engine

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
408
Sold for:
$584$475

Miniature Lacquered Brass Stationary Engine, four turned and tapered legs below the dual pistons flanking the 3-in. dia. spoked wheel, mounted to a wooden base with glass dome, instrument ht. 4 More ...

Newton & Co. Monocular Field Microscope

Newton & Co. Monocular Field Microscope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
414
Sold for:
$431$350

Newton & Co. Monocular Field Microscope, 3 Fleet St., Temple-Bar, London, lacquered brass instrument with screw-mount main barrel, damascened square plate with X-Y adjustments, knurled knobs for More ...

S. Maw, Son & Thompson Monocular Field Microscope

S. Maw, Son & Thompson Monocular Field Microscope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
415
Sold for:
$246$200

S. Maw, Son & Thompson Monocular Field Microscope, Aldersgate, St. London, lacquered brass instrument with screw-mount main barrel, damascened square plate, knurled knobs for triangular pillar More ...

Rare Powell & Lealand No. 2 Monocular Microscope

Rare Powell & Lealand No. 2 Monocular Microscope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
416
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Rare Powell & Lealand No. 2 Monocular Microscope, 170 Easton Road, London, c. 1862, lacquered brass instrument with compound monocular scope, rack-and-pinion focusing, arm engraved as above with More ...

Moritz Pillischer Compound Monocular Microscope

Moritz Pillischer Compound Monocular Microscope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
417
Unsold
 

Moritz Pillischer Compound Monocular Microscope, London, mid-19th century, no. 214, lacquered brass instrument with coarse focusing, lever fine adjustment at nosepiece, X-Y square stage, large plano More ...

Husbands & Clarke Compound Binocular Microscope

Husbands & Clarke Compound Binocular Microscope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
418
Sold for:
$984$800

Husbands & Clarke Compound Binocular Microscope, Bristol, England, c. 1860, lacquered brass instrument with damascening with course and fine rack-and-pinion focusing, square pillar, Y-shaped base More ...

R & J Beck Compound Monocular Microscope and a Drum Microscope

R & J Beck Compound Monocular Microscope and a Drum Microscope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
420
Sold for:
$277$225

R & J Beck Compound Monocular Microscope and a Drum Microscope, no. 21607, lacquered brass instrument with fine focusing, turret nosepiece, square stage with plano mirror below, marked on rear leg More ...

Unmarked Compound Monocular Microscope

Unmarked Compound Monocular Microscope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
421
Sold for:
$246$200

Unmarked Compound Monocular Microscope, probably England, lacquered brass instrument with rack-and-pinion coarse focusing, lever fine adjustment, circular stage, large hinged plano mirror, pierced More ...

R & J Beck Compound Binocular Microscope

R & J Beck Compound Binocular Microscope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
422
Sold for:
$923$750

R & J Beck Compound Binocular Microscope, London, no. 10683, lacquered brass instrument with rack-and-pinion coarse focusing, Lister limb with micrometer fine focusing at rear, draw-tube, circular More ...

R & J Beck Compound Binocular Microscope

R & J Beck Compound Binocular Microscope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
423
Sold for:
$615$500

R & J Beck Compound Binocular Microscope, London & Philadelphia, no. 9785, lacquered brass instrument with fine and course focusing, lever fine adjustment knob at nosepiece, manual rotating circular More ...