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Early Surveyor's Compass Attributed to Dod

Early Surveyor's Compass Attributed to Dod

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
259
Sold for:
$492$400

Early Surveyor's Compass Attributed to Dod, 19th century, with 5-in. engraved silvered dial, eight-point rose part-hatched at the cardinal points, needle ring divided 0-90 in four quadrants, More ...

A. Dod Surveyor's Compass

A. Dod Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

A. Dod Surveyor's Compass, Mendham, New Jersey, first half 19th century, 5-in. engraved silver scale reading "A. Dod" in script and "Mendham" in block letters, eight-point rose, inner dual scale at More ...

Joseph Farr Surveyor's Vernier Compass

Joseph Farr Surveyor's Vernier Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
261
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Joseph Farr Surveyor's Vernier Compass, Manlius Village, New York, first half 19th century, 6 1/4-in. engraved silver dial with an eight-point rose, fleur-de-lis representing north, engraved "J. More ...

Rare Benjamin Platt Surveyor's Compass

Rare Benjamin Platt Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
262
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Rare Benjamin Platt Surveyor's Compass, 18th/19th century, with 6-in. silvered dial engraved "B. Platt, New Milford, Connecticut," two inset vials, double scale with needle ring divided 0-90 in four More ...

Rittenhouse & Potts Surveyor's Vernier Compass

Rittenhouse & Potts Surveyor's Vernier Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
264
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Rittenhouse & Potts Surveyor's Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, first quarter 19th century, 5 1/4-in. engraved silver dial with eight-point rose, and fleur-de-lis representing north, More ...

Abiel Chandler Surveyor's Compass

Abiel Chandler Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$861$700

Abiel Chandler Surveyor's Compass, Concord, New Hampshire, mid-19th century, 5 1/2-in. engraved compass reading "A. Chandler Concord, N.H," dial compass division 0-360, and outer quadrant divided More ...

Joseph Farr Surveyor's Vernier Compass

Joseph Farr Surveyor's Vernier Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
267
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Joseph Farr Surveyor's Vernier Compass, Manlius Village, New York, first half 19th century, 5 3/4-in. engraved silver dial reading "J. Farr Manlius Village, N.Y." in the northern quadrant, More ...

Early Brass Surveyor's Compass

Early Brass Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
268
Sold for:
$861$700

Early Brass Surveyor's Compass, attributed to Dodd, late 18th century, 6-in. dia. silvered dial with compass rose, calibrated needle ring 0-90 in four quadrants, blued-steel hand with brass lifter, More ...

Thomas Blunt Equinoctial Sundial

Thomas Blunt Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Thomas Blunt Equinoctial Sundial, first quarter 19th century, 6-in. dia. folding silvered roman numeral hour ring marked "T. Blunt Corn-Hill London," latitude arc marked 0-60, folding stylized More ...

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
315
Sold for:
$308$250

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial, France, brass plate inscribed with the latitudes of major cities including, Paris, Lyon, and Bordeaux, inset 3-in. dia. silvered dial compass and blued-steel More ...

Watkins & Hill Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Watkins & Hill Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
319
Sold for:
$984$800

Watkins & Hill Universal Equinoctial Sundial, Charing Cross, mid-19th century, 5-in. dia. silvered hour ring signed as above, with folding spring-loaded gnomon, latitude arc from 0-80, silvered More ...

Adie Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Adie Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
320
Sold for:
$492$400

Adie Universal Equinoctial Sundial, Scotland, 19th century, 3 1/2-in. dia. silvered hour ring reading Adie/Edinburgh/The Smallest Letters & Figures To Be Used In South Latitudes," with folding More ...

Newton & Co. Equinoctial Pocket Sundial

Newton & Co. Equinoctial Pocket Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
321
Sold for:
$369$300

Newton & Co. Equinoctial Pocket Sundial, c. 1855, London, 3-in. dia. folding silvered roman numeral hour ring marked "Newton & Co. 3 Fleet Street London," latitude arc marked 0-60, folding gnomon, More ...

Three Cased Compass-Clinometers

Three Cased Compass-Clinometers

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
372
Sold for:
$123$100

Three Cased Compass-Clinometers, France and England, mahogany-cased hinged instruments, two with instructional labels mounted to exterior of case reading in French, interior with mirrors (one More ...

Three Keuffel & Esser & Co. Anemometers

Three Keuffel & Esser & Co. Anemometers

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$314$255

Three Keuffel & Esser & Co. Anemometers, New York, 20th century, oxidized outer frames with central dial marked 0-90 and reading as above, blued-steel needle, and aluminum fins, housed in their More ...

"M. Allard" Month Duration Astronomical Regulator

"M. Allard" Month Duration Astronomical Regulator

Auction:
2684M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 02, 2013
Lot:
393
Sold for:
$96,000$80,000

"M. Allard" Month Duration Astronomical Regulator, Rue de St. Antoine, Paris, c. 1825, figured walnut case and architectural top with a molded cornice, dentil and carved corners, glazed sides and More ...

Brass Transit by W. & L.E. Gurley

Brass Transit by W. & L.E. Gurley

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
57
Sold for:
$615$500

Brass Transit by W. & L.E. Gurley, Troy, New York, 11-in. brass telescope, 6-in. silvered compass dial signed by maker, needle dial calibrated 0-90 in four quadrants, blued steel hand, dual spirit More ...

Richard Patten Brass Surveying Compass and Tripod

Richard Patten Brass Surveying Compass and Tripod

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$4,444$3,750

Richard Patten Brass Surveying Compass and Tripod, New York, c. 1825, with 4 1/4-in. dia. engraved silvered dial signed Rich d Patten, New York, engraved star pattern with compass points in block More ...

Brass Folding Nautical Compass

Brass Folding Nautical Compass

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
159
Sold for:
$95$80

Brass Folding Nautical Compass, with folding lid, sight and compass with needle ring calibrated 0-360, spirit level and blued steel hand, the outer lid with applied "Natural Sine" chart, associated More ...

Group of Six Scientific Instruments

Group of Six Scientific Instruments

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
182
Sold for:
$337$275

Group of Six Scientific Instruments, including a 10-in. mahogany barrel single draw spyglass, a brass pocket compass with screw fit lid, printed card and blued steel hand, Thaxter & Son mahogany More ...

Walnut Surveyor's Compass by John Dupee

Walnut Surveyor's Compass by John Dupee

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
183
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

Walnut Surveyor's Compass by John Dupee, Boston, Massachusetts, early 18th century, the 4 1/2-in. printed paper dial with fleur-de-lis at North, cardinal points in a star pattern, the center More ...

Newell & Son Walnut Surveying Compass

Newell & Son Walnut Surveying Compass

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
184
Sold for:
$674$550

Newell & Son Walnut Surveying Compass, Boston, c. 1795, 5-in. dia. dial with printed card marked in the center, Newell & Son, Makers, East End of Faneuil Hall, Boston and the engraver Callender More ...

Thaxter Walnut and Brass Surveying Compass

Thaxter Walnut and Brass Surveying Compass

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
185
Unsold
 

Thaxter Walnut and Brass Surveying Compass, State Street, Boston, c. 1795, the frame with inset compass, 5-in. printed card marked at the center, Thaxter, Maker. State Street Boston, cardinal points More ...

Unsigned Walnut Surveying Compass

Unsigned Walnut Surveying Compass

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
187
Unsold
 

Unsigned Walnut Surveying Compass, New England, c. 1800, 6-in. dia. card marked by engraver Callender scp., American eagle and Federal shield at North and American Indian at East, cardinal points in More ...

Brass and Wood Circumferentor

Brass and Wood Circumferentor

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
188
Sold for:
$830$700

Brass and Wood Circumferentor, American, late 18th century, the 7 1/2-in. dia. maple circle with brass ring around the circumference calibrated 0-45 in eight segments, brass sighting vane with More ...

Stephen Dod, Brass Surveying Compass

Stephen Dod, Brass Surveying Compass

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
189
Sold for:
$2,328$1,900

Stephen Dod, Brass Surveying Compass, Newark, New Jersey, c. 1820, with 16 inch telescope and top mounted spirit level and 5 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial signed S. Dod, Newark, fleur-de-lis at More ...

Phelps & Gurley Brass Vernier Surveyor's Compass

Phelps & Gurley Brass Vernier Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
193
Sold for:
$1,007$850

Phelps & Gurley Brass Vernier Surveyor's Compass, Troy, New York, with 6-in. dia. silvered brass dial engraved Phelps & Gurley-Troy, N.Y., cardinal points in block lettering and fleur-de-lis at More ...

Brass Transit by Kolesch

Brass Transit by Kolesch

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
197
Sold for:
$504$425

Brass Transit by Kolesch, New York City, anodized frame with 4-inch silvered compass dial signed Kolesch & Co., New York City, blued steel needle, 9-inch telescope, dual spirit levels, vernier More ...

Three Folding Field Compasses

Three Folding Field Compasses

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
199
Sold for:
$296$250

Three Folding Field Compasses, all with folding lids and sights, needle rings, spirit level and blued steel needle and Natural Sine Chart on the reverse, two in brass, the third, an anodized example More ...

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sun Dial

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sun Dial

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
220
Sold for:
$178$150

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sun Dial, probably London, mid-19th century, with brass plate inscribed with the latitudes of major cities including London, Washington, St. Louis, Cincinnati and More ...