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Eli Terry Stenciled Column and Splat Shelf Clock

Eli Terry Stenciled Column and Splat Shelf Clock

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
106
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Eli Terry Stenciled Column and Splat Shelf Clock, Terryville, Connecticut, mahogany case with stenciled eagle splat and floral half columns, painted wood arabic numeral dial with raised gilt More ...

Ephraim Downes Mahogany Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock

Ephraim Downes Mahogany Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
114
Estimate:
$700 - $900

Ephraim Downes Mahogany Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock, Bristol, Connecticut, c. 1825, scroll-top case with freestanding turned columns flanking the full-length glazed door, painted wood roman More ...

David Wood Cherry Tall Clock

David Wood Cherry Tall Clock

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
115
Estimate:
$5,000 - $7,000

David Wood Cherry Tall Clock, Newburyport, Massachusetts, c. 1810, fret-top case with three brass ball and spire finials stamped "England," freestanding brass-mounted turned columns flank the roman More ...

E. Howard & Co. No. 41 Wall Regulator

E. Howard & Co. No. 41 Wall Regulator

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
121
Estimate:
$8,000 - $12,000

E. Howard & Co. No. 41 Wall Regulator, Boston, c. 1874, walnut case with carved floral crest above the full-length door, turned wood bezel over the 9-in. roman numeral iron dial marked "E. Howard & More ...

Howard & Davis No. 4 Regulator

Howard & Davis No. 4 Regulator

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
122
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Howard & Davis No. 4 Regulator, Boston, c. 1850, rosewood grain-painted cherry case, 8-in. paper on zinc dial marked "Howard & Davis, Boston," half-round moldings enclose the reverse-painted black More ...

Oak Ingraham "Arctic" Wall Clock

Oak Ingraham "Arctic" Wall Clock

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
130
Estimate:
$200 - $250

Oak Ingraham "Arctic" Wall Clock, Bristol, Connecticut, scroll-top case with incised decoration, 7-in. printed paper roman numeral dial, spring-powered eight-day time and strike movement regulated More ...

William L. Gilbert No. 4 Regulator

William L. Gilbert No. 4 Regulator

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
141
Estimate:
$300 - $400

William L. Gilbert No. 4 Regulator, Winstead, Connecticut, c. 1881, walnut and rosewood veneered case with a carved bust in arch, full-length arch-top glazed waste door, 8-in. roman numeral paper More ...

Ship's Wheel Balance Skeleton Clock

Ship's Wheel Balance Skeleton Clock

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
178
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

Ship's Wheel Balance Skeleton Clock, probably England, c. 1900, silvered roman numeral chapter ring and seconds bit, blued-steel hands, time-only movement powered by two going barrels, and regulated More ...

Austrian Oak Wall Regulator

Austrian Oak Wall Regulator

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
190
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Austrian Oak Wall Regulator, c. 1920, with 6 1/2-in. silvered astronomical type dial marked "Lehrwerkstatte Der Stat/Wien/Erich Mexera,"outer minutes ring and subsidiary seconds and hour dials More ...

Striking Japanese Shaku Dokei or Pillar Clock

Striking Japanese Shaku Dokei or Pillar Clock

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
193
Estimate:
$2,000 - $3,000

Striking Japanese Shaku Dokei or Pillar Clock, traditional-style wood case with glazed hood and key drawer, the trunk with pierced wood sound frets inset into the sides and time scale with movable More ...

Brass and Steel Clockmaker's Lathe

Brass and Steel Clockmaker's Lathe

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
196
Estimate:
$200 - $250

Brass and Steel Clockmaker's Lathe, England, 19th century, unmounted lathe with tailstock, tool rest, and tapered wood pulley mandrel, lg. 11 in. Provenance: Edward S. Jones collection, Los More ...

Lacquered Brass Wheel-cutting Engine and Mandrel

Lacquered Brass Wheel-cutting Engine and Mandrel

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
198
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Lacquered Brass Wheel-cutting Engine and Mandrel, Switzerland, 19th century, the freestanding hand-powered wheel-cutting tool on cast iron legs, supporting a brass frame with 7 1/2-in. dividing More ...

Veneered Time, Strike, and Alarm Carriage Clock

Veneered Time, Strike, and Alarm Carriage Clock

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
200
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Veneered Time, Strike, and Alarm Carriage Clock, France, c. 1880, wood case with book-matched veneer, brass and beveled glass front door, and brass carrying handle on top, enamel roman numeral dial More ...

Eleven Field or Handheld Magnifiers

Eleven Field or Handheld Magnifiers

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
220
Estimate:
$200 - $250

Eleven Field or Handheld Magnifiers, 19th/20th century, four Codington magnifiers, two with turned wood handles, two brass double-capped magnifiers, four Stanhope-type magnifiers, and a small More ...

Six Double-hinged Boxes of Microscope Slides

Six Double-hinged Boxes of Microscope Slides

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
226
Estimate:
$150 - $250

Six Double-hinged Boxes of Microscope Slides, 19th/20th century, glass slides housed in wood framed trays, all contained in drop-down front, double-hinged boxes. More ...

Carl Zeiss Camera Microscope Ultraphot II

Carl Zeiss Camera Microscope Ultraphot II

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
248
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Carl Zeiss Camera Microscope Ultraphot II, Germany, no. 58390, component parts include a stand, two photo heads, interchangeable tube head, stages, illuminators, transformer, Epiplan HD objectives, More ...

Shagreen-cased Drafting Instruments

Shagreen-cased Drafting Instruments

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
269
Estimate:
$200 - $250

Shagreen-cased Drafting Instruments, probably London, 19th century, with brass and steel instruments and bone rule, housed in a wood and shagreen fitted traveling carrying case with hinged lid, ht. More ...

French Compendium 7 1/4-inch Rule

French Compendium 7 1/4-inch Rule

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
334
Estimate:
$100 - $150

French Compendium 7 1/4-inch Rule, c. 1900, the Art Nouveau decorated paper-covered wood instrument with a meilograph used to measure chart distances, glazed compass, magnifying glass, metric chart More ...

Unmarked Cast Iron and Brass Optical Bench

Unmarked Cast Iron and Brass Optical Bench

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
355
Estimate:
$500 - $700

Unmarked Cast Iron and Brass Optical Bench, bench consisting of a boxwood scale marked 1-37, parallel brass rods holding the six sighting pieces with different aperture and magnifying diameters, More ...

Seven Hydrometers and Two Boxed Spirit Beads

Seven Hydrometers and Two Boxed Spirit Beads

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
358
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Seven Hydrometers and Two Boxed Spirit Beads, 19th and 20th century, two Nicholson examples, an unmarked leather-cased 19th century brass example, two walnut cased spirit beads, one with interior More ...

W. & S. Jones 6 1/2-inch Prism and Two Others

W. & S. Jones 6 1/2-inch Prism and Two Others

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
378
Estimate:
$300 - $500

W. & S. Jones 6 1/2-inch Prism and Two Others, London, 19th century, lacquered brass stand marked "W&S Jones, 30 Holborn London" on the horizontal beam, colorless glass prism mounted to two brass More ...

Two 20th Century Universal Sundials

Two 20th Century Universal Sundials

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
379
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Two 20th Century Universal Sundials, a brass example stamped on the stand "Patent Mean Time Sundial Invented by Major General Oliver C.M.G.R.A./Negretti & Zambra London," semi-circular hour band, More ...

Wimshurst-style Electrostatic Generator

Wimshurst-style Electrostatic Generator

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
382
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Wimshurst-style Electrostatic Generator, 19th century, dual glass pillars flank the 8-in. ebonite plates that rotate on dual pulleys, each disc in contact with wire-brush-ended arms, operated by a More ...

Miniature Wimshurst-style Electrostatic Generator

Miniature Wimshurst-style Electrostatic Generator

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
383
Estimate:
$200 - $400

Miniature Wimshurst-style Electrostatic Generator, 19th century, dual glass pillars flank the 3-in. plates that rotate on dual pulleys, each disc in contact with brass combs, two Leyden jars on More ...

Two Geissler Tube Rotators

Two Geissler Tube Rotators

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
396
Estimate:
$300 - $400

Two Geissler Tube Rotators, a lacquered brass pillar with twin coil motor and magnetic ring, adjustable arm, clear glass tube, mounted to a turned wood base, the other one with brass and iron wheel, More ...

Single Cylinder Vertical Stationary Engine

Single Cylinder Vertical Stationary Engine

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
401
Estimate:
$300 - $400

Single Cylinder Vertical Stationary Engine, brass-bound wood lagged cylinder, copper stack, 1-in. stroke, green- and red-painted pierced wheel, draincocks, and pipework, ht. 14 1/2 in. More ...

Monitor Manufacturing Co. Wind Engine Salesman's Sample

Monitor Manufacturing Co. Wind Engine Salesman's Sample

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
405
Estimate:
$10,000 - $12,000

Monitor Manufacturing Co. Wind Engine Salesman's Sample, Auburn, Indiana, last quarter 19th century, 14-in. dia. wood and brass wheel, with red-stained trim, horizontal center shaft drives the crank More ...

Malby's 18-inch Terrestrial Floor Standing Globe

Malby's 18-inch Terrestrial Floor Standing Globe

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
416
Estimate:
$2,000 - $4,000

Malby's 18-inch Terrestrial Floor Standing Globe, London, c. 1868, Edward Stanford publisher, made up of twelve hand-colored gores, with a table located in the South Pacific reading in part "Table More ...

Philips' 8-inch Terrestrial Globe

Philips' 8-inch Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
417
Estimate:
$150 - $250

Philips' 8-inch Terrestrial Globe, George Philip & Son, 32 Fleet Street, London, twelve printed gores with cartouche reading in part "Philips' British Empire Globe British Empire coloured thus," More ...

C.W. Wilder Mercury Stick Barometer with Case

C.W. Wilder Mercury Stick Barometer with Case

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
436
Estimate:
$2,000 - $3,000

C.W. Wilder Mercury Stick Barometer with Case, Peterborough, New Hampshire, c. 1860, maple case with acorn finial above the silvered thermometer scale on right, barometer scale on left reading More ...