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Four Titles

Four Titles

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
233
Unsold
 

Four Titles, Joseph Ray, (1869), The Elements of Astronomy for Colleges, Schools, and Private Students; John Tyndall, (1869), second edition, Sound: a Course of Eight Lectures Delivered at the Royal More ...

Three Stereo Cameras

Three Stereo Cameras

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
369
Sold for:
$499$425

Three Stereo Cameras, a Bellieni Stereo Jumelle, for 9 x 18 cm. stereo plates, in leather case; an Ica Polyskop No. 35944; and a 45 x 107 mm. Zionscope. More ...

Gamewell Cast-Iron Fire Alarm Box

Gamewell Cast-Iron Fire Alarm Box

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
431
Sold for:
$176$150

Gamewell Cast-Iron Fire Alarm Box, by Gamewell Co., Newton, Mass., case only, with lock, key and later lantern, now containing mechanism to automatically sound a bell and illuminate the lantern when More ...

Mira Console 15 1/2-inch Disc Musical Box

Mira Console 15 1/2-inch Disc Musical Box

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
529
Sold for:
$4,700$4,000

Mira Console 15 1/2-inch Disc Musical Box, No. 7816, with double combs, mandoline attachment, speed moderator, and unusual gilt-flecked finish to the sound frets and the inside lid with Mira title, More ...

Portable 23-Key Barrel Organ

Portable 23-Key Barrel Organ

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
539
Sold for:
$1,645$1,400

Portable 23-Key Barrel Organ, No. 113, with seven-air barrel, two ranks of pipes, label of J.S. Gebhardt Organ Co., Tacony, Philadelphia, and walnut case with brass reinforced feet and later sound More ...

Louis XVI Musical Organ Clock Base

Louis XVI Musical Organ Clock Base

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
541
Sold for:
$5,875$5,000

Louis XVI Musical Organ Clock Base, with twelve-key fusee barrel organ movement, two ranks of twenty-four metal pipes, clock-activated stop / start detent and manual pull-push lever for play / More ...

Organ Bank, Cat and Dog

Organ Bank, Cat and Dog

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
937
Sold for:
$1,058$900

Organ Bank, Cat and Dog, Kyser & Rex Company, Philadelphia, PA, barrel organ with pipes and painted sheet music on the facade, seated monkey receives the contribution, tips his hat and deposits the More ...

Nathaniel Currier, publisher (American, 1813-1888)   Awful Conflagration of the Steamboat LEXINGTON In Long Island Sound on Monday Eve

Nathaniel Currier, publisher (American, 1813-1888) Awful Conflagration of the Steamboat LEXINGTON In Long Island Sound on Monday Eve

Auction:
2322
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2006
Lot:
583
Sold for:
$1,058$900

Nathaniel Currier, publisher (American, 1813-1888) Awful Conflagration of the Steamboat LEXINGTON In Long Island Sound on Monday Eve'g Jan'y 13th 1840 by which melancholy occurrence; over 120 More ...

Approximately Eighty-three Keystone View Co. World View Stereo Cards and a Viewer

Approximately Eighty-three Keystone View Co. World View Stereo Cards and a Viewer

Auction:
2316
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 13, 2006
Lot:
349
Sold for:
$153$130

Approximately Eighty-three Keystone View Co. World View Stereo Cards and a Viewer, including Caribbean, South American, Europe, Asia, Scandinavia, Africa, Middle East, etc. More ...

After Hendrik Goltzius (Dutch, 1558-1617)    Das Gehor

After Hendrik Goltzius (Dutch, 1558-1617) Das Gehor

Auction:
2313
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 08, 2006
Lot:
365
Sold for:
$529$450

After Hendrik Goltzius (Dutch, 1558-1617) Das Gehor/The Allegory of Sound Identified on the mat. Pen and ink with wash on paper, 6 1/2 x 5 in., framed. Condition: Laid down, repaired tears/losses, More ...

Alexander H. Wyant  (American, 1836-1892)    Red Sunset

Alexander H. Wyant (American, 1836-1892) Red Sunset

Auction:
2310
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Mar 03, 2006
Lot:
402
Sold for:
$4,994$4,250

Alexander H. Wyant (American, 1836-1892) Red Sunset Signed "A.H.Wyant" l.l. Oil on canvas, 20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 60.9 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, retouch. N.B. Born in Evans Creek, Ohio, in More ...

Small Heubach Bisque Baby and a Composition Baby

Small Heubach Bisque Baby and a Composition Baby

Auction:
2306
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 15, 2005
Lot:
1521
Unsold
 

Small Heubach Bisque Baby and a Composition Baby, Germany and America, Heubach pouty with blue intaglio eyes, closed mouth, painted light blonde hair, impressed 5/0 Germany with traces of green More ...

Bebe Jumeau Phonographe Doll

Bebe Jumeau Phonographe Doll

Auction:
2314
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 03, 2005
Lot:
316
Sold for:
$5,288$4,500

Bebe Jumeau Phonographe Doll, stamped in red Depose Tete Jumeau 11, with blue feathered paperweight eyes, open mouth, upper teeth, pierced ears with earrings, cork pate and original brown human hair More ...

Rare Henry Vichy Phonograph Automaton of a Trumpeter

Rare Henry Vichy Phonograph Automaton of a Trumpeter

Auction:
2314
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 03, 2005
Lot:
318
Unsold
 

Rare Henry Vichy Phonograph Automaton of a Trumpeter, modeled as a French soldier with papier-mache head, brown glass eyes, feathered brows, open-closed mouth with painted teeth, and metal hands More ...

Early Scene Mecanique Automaton of a Spanish Serenade

Early Scene Mecanique Automaton of a Spanish Serenade

Auction:
2314
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 03, 2005
Lot:
343
Sold for:
$11,750$10,000

Early Scene Mecanique Automaton of a Spanish Serenade, possibly by Phalibois, circa 1870, modeled as an enclosed garden with painted brick wall and path leading to a rustic gate, on the left a More ...

Louis XVI Musical Organ Clock Base

Louis XVI Musical Organ Clock Base

Auction:
2314
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 03, 2005
Lot:
394
Unsold
 

Louis XVI Musical Organ Clock Base, with twelve-key fusee barrel organ movement, two ranks of twenty-four metal pipes, clock-activated stop / start detent and manual pull-push lever for play / More ...

Uniflute Twenty-Six Note Barrel Organ by Gavioli & Cie

Uniflute Twenty-Six Note Barrel Organ by Gavioli & Cie

Auction:
2314
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 03, 2005
Lot:
457
Unsold
 

Uniflute Twenty-Six Note Barrel Organ by Gavioli & Cie, Paris, with nine-air barrel with Gavioli, Rue de Citeaux No. 3 label, two ranks of pipes and double-hinged lid, in rosewood veneered case with More ...

Victorian George III-style Ebonized Mantel Clock

Victorian George III-style Ebonized Mantel Clock

Auction:
2286
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 01, 2005
Lot:
414
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

Victorian George III-style Ebonized Mantel Clock, Charles Frodsham, London, maker, late 19th century, arched case with top lifting handle, silvered dial engraved with eagle and "Tempus fugit" in More ...

Swiss Silver and Enamel Boudoir Timepiece

Swiss Silver and Enamel Boudoir Timepiece

Auction:
2286
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 01, 2005
Lot:
694
Sold for:
$441$375

Swiss Silver and Enamel Boudoir Timepiece, c. 1920-30, rectangular face with white enameled lines with blue scrolling vine borders, with navette shaped face in leaftip surround, easel backing, ht. 4 More ...

Sir David Young A. Cameron (British, 1865-1945)    Lot of Three Views:  Harfleur

Sir David Young A. Cameron (British, 1865-1945) Lot of Three Views: Harfleur

Auction:
2284
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 16, 2005
Lot:
82
Sold for:
$294$250

Sir David Young A. Cameron (British, 1865-1945) Lot of Three Views: Harfleur, 1903 (Rinder, 356); Hotel de Sens, 1904 (Rinder, 363); and Sound of Kerrera, 1925 (Rinder, 475). Each signed "D.Y. More ...

Sir David Young Cameron (British, 1865-1945)    Sound of Kerrera

Sir David Young Cameron (British, 1865-1945) Sound of Kerrera

Auction:
2284
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 16, 2005
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$294$250

Sir David Young Cameron (British, 1865-1945) Sound of Kerrera, 1925 (Rinder, 475). Signed "D Y Cameron" in pencil l.c. and in the plate, identified on a label from Frederick Keppel & Co., New More ...

Jules Elie Delaunay (French, 1828-1891)    Charging to the Sound of the Trumpet/A Cavalry Scene

Jules Elie Delaunay (French, 1828-1891) Charging to the Sound of the Trumpet/A Cavalry Scene

Auction:
2275
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 20, 2005
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$1,645$1,400

Jules Elie Delaunay (French, 1828-1891) Charging to the Sound of the Trumpet/A Cavalry Scene Signed "J.DELAUNAY" l.l. Oil on canvas, 16 1/4 x 13 in. (41.0 x 33.0 cm), framed (under glass). More ...

Bidjar Sampler

Bidjar Sampler

Auction:
2293
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - May 14, 2005
Lot:
76
Unsold
 

Bidjar Sampler, Northwest Persia, late 19th century, (guard stripe missing from one end, end and edge fraying), 3 ft. 8 in. x 2 ft. 6 in. More ...

American Mandolin, Gibson Mandolin-Guitar Company, Kalamazoo, 1904,   Model A-4

American Mandolin, Gibson Mandolin-Guitar Company, Kalamazoo, 1904, Model A-4

Auction:
2274
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 08, 2005
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$1,645$1,400

American Mandolin, Gibson Mandolin-Guitar Company, Kalamazoo, 1904, Model A-4, labeled GIBSON MANDOLIN STYLE A-4, IS GUARANTEED...etc., the plain back and sides, the cedar neck, the laminated More ...

Rare Part-Hidden Bell Musical Box by Lecoultre & Brechet

Rare Part-Hidden Bell Musical Box by Lecoultre & Brechet

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$6,463$5,500

Rare Part-Hidden Bell Musical Box by Lecoultre & Brechet, No. 24842, playing eight airs accompanied by three bells with six hammers mounted vertically at the treble end of the comb, with flat-topped More ...

Portable Barrel Organ by Frati & Co.

Portable Barrel Organ by Frati & Co.

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
71
Sold for:
$5,581$4,750

Portable Barrel Organ by Frati & Co., Buchenholzer Strasse 1, Berlin, with eight-air barrel, two ranks of pipes and thirty-seven keys controlled by two stops, in rosewood case with boxwood stringing More ...

Concert Roller Organ

Concert Roller Organ

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
82
Sold for:
$558$475

Concert Roller Organ, with 20-note cob mechanism in glazed compartment, in walnut case with gilt- stenciled decoration, wd. 18 in., (non-sounding), and approximately thirty-five cobs. More ...

Exceptional Picture Automaton by Bremond

Exceptional Picture Automaton by Bremond

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
120
Sold for:
$24,675$21,000

Exceptional Picture Automaton by Bremond, c. 1860, of a carpenter's workshop with four figures, three with hand tools and the fourth working a treadle-operated grinding wheel, in rustic open room More ...

Rare Advertising Automaton of  Denslow's Mother Goose

Rare Advertising Automaton of Denslow's Mother Goose

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
164
Sold for:
$17,625$15,000

Rare Advertising Automaton of Denslow's Mother Goose, with painted papier-mache head articulated at the neck and beak, webbed papier-mache feet, original yellow cotton cape with fringe and ribbon More ...

Lithographed Paper-on-Wood Rooster Target Game

Lithographed Paper-on-Wood Rooster Target Game

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
996
Sold for:
$441$375

Lithographed Paper-on-Wood Rooster Target Game, late 19th century, when target is hit, rooster moves and bellows sound, easel back, (paper loss, rooster, bellows damaged), ht. 14 3/8, wd. 6 15/16 More ...